ACIS 29th Annual Trustee/Head of School Conference

**********OCTOBER 2017**********
Raising Resilient Girls - Simone Marean
Wed., Oct. 18, 2017 6:00 - 7:30PM at Colorado Academy.
Learn about the challenges girls face today, the reasons why girls struggle, & what we can do to help them. Details & Free Registration

Author Talk: Kevin Fedarko "The Emerald Mile" (co-sponsored by Montessori School of Evergreen) at EVERGREEN HIGH SCHOOL
Oct. 19, 2017 at 7:00PM.
NY Times Best Selling Author & 2017 Nat'l Geographic Explorer of the Year, Kevin Fedarko speaks about his 2015-16 800 mile mega-transect of the Grand Canyon.

James Otis Lecture Series - ABOTA - at Colorado State Capitol Building, Denver. Oct. 20, 2017. Teachers! Learn about how schools can comply w/the requirements of the federal statute creating Constitution Day, and how to inspire students & teachers to know & respect the Constitution. Details

Julie Lythcott-Haims Speaking Event at Dawson School. Tues., Oct. 24, 2017 7:00-9:30PM. Learn about how to raise successful kids without overparenting. WAITLIST INFORMATION

**********NOVEMBER 2017**********

Equity & Excellence Conference: Expanding Your Equity Toolkit
Thurs. & Fri., Nov. 2-3, 2017 8:00AM-3:00PM at Hilton Denver Inverness Hotel.
Collaborate w/other diverse professionals to come away with tools & resources for putting equity into action at your school! Details & FREE Registration

Leadership+Design Bootcamp
Thurs. & Fri., Nov. 2-3, 2017 8:30AM-4:00PM at INDUSTRY Denver.
Expand your human-centered design skills, habits, & mindsets and develop your leadership capacity to tackle your school's biggest challenges! Details & Registration

Barry Ebert: Supporting our Children through Anxiety and Adolescence
Nov. 8, 2017 6:30PM at Montessori School of Evergreen.
At this follow-up session to the Oct. 4 Angst film screening, Barry Ebert (Love and Logic instructor) will help parents learn how to best support their students Details & Registration

Courageous Conversations: Series 3, Race, Crime & the Politics of Fear in America
Sat., Nov. 9, 2017 6:00-8:00PM at University of Denver.
Anti-racism activist & author Tim Wise presents this fearless conversation on race, racism, & its affect on all our lives. Details & FREE registration

Diversity Leadership Institute for Teachers - Youth Celebrate Diversity (YCD)
Nov. 11, 2017 at Metropolitan State University of Denver.
For educators - Translate your desire to celebrate diversity into actionable plans in the classroom, around the school & throughout the community. Check here in the fall for program details.
Executive Functioning - Understanding & Helping students for 4th to 8th grade - Cathy Clark, Bolder Ed Strategies
Wed., Nov. 29, 2017 6:30-8:00PM at Boulder Country Day School.
For details, contact BCD at 303-527-4931.

**********DECEMBER 2017**********

***********JANUARY 2018**********
Raising a Capable Human - Heather Murray
Tues., Jan. 16, 2018 8:15-9:30AM at Boulder Country Day School.
Join other parents for this informative presentation by the founder of the Raising Good Humans blog ( For details, contact BCD at 303-527-4931

*****FEBRUARY 2018*****
25th Annual Cherry Creek Diversity Conference - Youth Celebrate Diversity (YCD)
Sat., Feb. 3, 2018 at [TBD - Denver area].
For high school students & supportive faculty advisors. Learn about & celebrate diversity! More importantly, be inspired to make a difference in your local school or community! This conference covers a wide range of diversity topics. Details & Registration

Teaching Resiliency - Jenny Hecht
Wed., Feb. 21, 2018 8:15-9:30AM at Boulder Country Day School.
Join other parents to learn about resiliency in children. For details, contact BCD at 303-527-4931

*****MARCH 2018*****
The Higher Purpose of Mathematics Jamie York
at the Denver Waldorf School.
March 6, 2018 time TBD. For parents Parent Education Lecture Series. Details to be provided at a later date.