ACIS Governance Workshop
Good Governance: Boundaries & Flexibility - Judith Schechtman
Fri., March 16, 2018 – 9:00am - 2:00pm at Graland Country Day School. For independent school governance leaders. Details & Registration

*****FEBRUARY 2018*****
Teaching Resiliency - Jenny Hecht
Wed., Feb. 21, 2018 8:15-9:30AM at Boulder Country Day School.
Parent presentation. For details, contact BCD at 303-527-4931
Parenting with Love & Logic Workshop - Barry Ebert
Feb. 6,13,20, & 27 (four session course) from 6:00-8:00PM at Montessori School of Evergreen, Marshdale Campus - 6989 Highway 73, Evergreen, CO 80439


Career Fair to Promote Diversity - Colorado Diversity Network
Sat., February 24 from 1:00 – 4:30 pm at the Blair-Caldwell African American Research Library (2401 Welton St, Denver, CO 80205).
For educators of color who are considering careers within independent schools in Colorado. Learn the best ways to navigate & prepare for the independent school hiring process!
FREE Registration

FREE hands-on workshop in Science & Design for girls ages 9-13
Sat., Feb. 24, 2018 from 1:00 - 4:00 PM at Mackintosh Academy - Littleton Campus
Interactive panel discussion w/successful women scientists, engineers, & innovators. AND, time to explore with fun, hands-on workshops in science, programming, & design! FREE Registration

An Evening with Dr. Mae Jemison
Tues., Feb. 27 from 7:30 - 8:30 pm at CU’s Macky Auditorium.
Open to the community - presentation featuring Dr. Mae Jemison, the first woman of color in the world to go into space. Registration opens on Jan. 29th! Details & Registration

*****MARCH 2018*****
MidSchoolMath National Conference
Mar. 2-3, 2018 Santa Fe Community Convention Center, Santa Fe, NM.

2-day conference focused entirely on middle school math topics. Details & Registration

The Higher Purpose of Mathematics – Jamie York
Tues., March 6, 2018 at the Denver Waldorf School - Time TBD.
Parent Education Lecture Series. Details to be provided at a later date.

Mommy Burnout – How to Reclaim Your Life and Raise Healthier Children in the Process – Dr. Sheryl Ziegler
March 6, 2018 – 6:30 – 8:00 PM at Graland Country Day School.
Do you feel tired? Overwhelmed? Have you continually put off the things you need to do for you? Do you feel like it’s all worth it because your kids are happy? If so, you owe it to yourself to come hear Dr. Sheryl Ziegler discuss her new book Mommy Burnout - How to Reclaim Your Life and Raise Healthier Children in the Process. Details & Registration: Details & Registration

How to Raise Responsible Children – Dr. Michael Thompson
March 12, 2018 – 6:00 – 7:30PM at St. Anne's Episcopal School.
Get insight on how parents can provide consistency & successfully communicate with their children around issues of responsibility.
ACIS Governance Workshop
Good Governance: Boundaries and Flexibility - Judith Schechtman

Fri., March 16, 2018 – 9:00am - 2:00pm at Graland Country Day School. For independent school governance leaders. Details & Registration

Leadership + Design Bootcamp
March 29-30, 2018 at Open Book (1011 Washington Ave. South, Minneapolis, MN 55415)
For K-12 educators & school leaders who have some familiarity w/design thinking but are ready to learn how to apply the habits & mindsets to educational leadership & school change efforts. Details & Registration

*****APRIL 2018*****
The Colorado Diversity Network presents Witnessing Whiteness: Whiteness & Allyship Workshop – Dr. Shelly Tochluk at Kent Denver School.
Fri., April 13, 2018 – 9:00am - 2:30pm. For educators. Details & Registration

Mindfulness Workshop for Educators - Krysten Fort-Catanese
Sat., April 14, 2018 from 8:30am - 4:00pm at Friends School - South Campus.
Space limited to 30 participants - To reserve a space, contact Krysten at

*****MAY 2018*****

****JUNE 2018****
Traverse Conference
June 4-6, 2018 at Watershed School.
Traverse is focused on real-world learning as the future of education. "Real-world learning" refers to any learning experience that challenges students w/real problems, situations, & opportunities. Educators might call pieces of it project-based learning (PBL), inquiry-based learning, expeditionary learning, service learning, experiential learning, and/or design thinking. Challenge yourself to try things, take risks, make connections w/other educators, & leave inspired to lead your school toward the future of learning! Details & Registration

Girls who Code – 2-week technology summer camps at various ACIS schools:
June 4-15 - Intro to Computer Science (at Boulder Country Day School)
June 18–29 - Website Design & Development (at Boulder Country Day School)
July 9-20 - Wearable Tech & Fashion Design (at Colorado Academy)
July 16-27 - Intro to Computer Science (at Kent Denver School)
July 23-Aug 3 - iPhone App Development (at Colorado Academy)
For girls who want to learn more about computer science & technology Details & Registration

Wonder Women! - Leadership+Design
June 25-28 at Moses Brown School, Providence, RI.
For fearless women leaders - 4-day conference for women to build their leadership capacity Details & Registration

****JULY 2018****
STAMP Camp 2018
July 9-13, 2018 9:00AM – 4:00PM at History Colorado Center (1200 Broadway, Denver, CO).
Social Justice Leadership Camp for Rising 9th – 12th graders. Designed to deepen our understanding of equity, social justice & transformational leadership through content based experiential learning & community engagement. Details & Registration

****AUGUST 2018*****
Language Teacher Workshop in the Rassias Method
August 5-10, 2018 at Vail Centre - Dartmouth College, Vail, CO.
PD for Educators – The Rassias Method has been the most innovative teaching methodology for English as a second language since 1975. RM techniques hold student’s attention & foster spontaneous use of language, banishing the inhibitions that can slow the acquisition of foreign language. Details & Registration