First Friday Mornings At Wolcott School - An informal informational speaker series - Technology in the Classroom ... Join Lisa Berghoff, a leader in educational technology, Friday, February 4th, 8:30 - 9:30 am at Wolcott School when Ms Berghoff will provide participants with the framework and technology tools necessary to create new innovative learning spaces that foster creative thinking and problem solving skills. RSVP email to Niki Aquino or call 312.610.4900. For additional information, visit the Wolcott School website.
Francis W. Parker School presents its Nightviews Speaker Series offering free lectures for the general public. On Tuesday, April 19th at 7:00 pm Dr. Bruce Perry will discuss cutting-edge scientific studies and historical examples to explain how empathy develops, why it is essential for our development into healthy adults and how it is threatened in the modern world. Learn more about Dr. Perry's presentation. Visit Nightviews presents Dr. Bruce Perry on the Francis W. Parker School's website.
Nightviews presents An Evening with Kevin Young, Monday, May 2nd, at 7:00 pm. Kevin, a professor of Creative Writing and English at Emory University, is widely regarded as one of the leading poets of his generation, once who finds meaning and inspiration in African-American music, particularly the blues, and in the bittersweet history of black America. Learn more about Kevin Young's presentation. Visit Nightviews presents An Evening with Kevin Young on the Francis W. Parker School's website.