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HELPING CHILDREN SUCCEED: WHAT WORKS AND WHY
Thursday, November 9, 2017 – 7-9 p.m.
Why do some children succeed while others don’t? A New York Times best-selling author, Tough introduces research that shows how character strengths are overlooked by traditional standardized tests, and how strategies can be developed to help children who grow up in adversity succeed.
QUIET KIDS: RAISING AN INTROVERT IN A WORLD THAT CAN’T STOP TALKING AND HOW OUR EDUCATION SYSTEM CAN TEACH INTROVERTED STUDENTS
Wednesday, February 7, 2018 – 7-9 p.m.
Cain is the best-selling author of Quiet: The Power of Introverts in a World That Can’t Stop Talking and Quiet Power: The Secret Strengths of Introverts. Cain’s work explores how much we, as a society, lose by undervaluing introverts and seeks to change how introverts are viewed by others as well as by themselves.
DR. NED HALLOWELL
SUPERPARENTING FOR ADD: AN INNOVATIVE APPROACH TO RAISING YOUR DISTRACTED CHILD
Wednesday, April 11, 2018 – 7-9 p.m.
A world-renowned ADHD expert, Hallowell is the founder of The Hallowell Center for Cognitive and Emotional Health. With decades of experience working with ADD children, Hallowell understands how easily the gifts of this condition can be overlooked. In this presentation, he shares his unique strengths-based approach to parenting children with ADD.