Devorah Heitner

Devorah Heitner PhD

Wed, Sep 28 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Screenwise: Helping Kids Thrive (and Survive) in Their Digital World/ Raising Digital Natives

Many parents feel that their children are addicted, detached or distracted because of their digital devices. However, media expert Heitner believes technology offers huge potential to children – if...
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Yeager

David Yeager PhD

Mon, Oct 10 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Motivating Teens

Has your student ever asked "Why do I need to learn this?"   In this GPS session entitled Motivating Teens, experimental developmental psychologist David Yeager will focus on students’ beliefs...
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Feifer

Stephen Feifer EdD

Mon, Oct 10 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Practical Strategies to Navigate the Anxieties, Moods and Emotions of Young People

Steven Feifer D.Ed will present a session entitled the Adolescent Brain: Practical Strategies for Navigating the Anxieties, Moods, and Emotions of Young People in the South Little Theater. This...
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Join other parents, high school and middle school students, and professionals to learn about issues facing today’s youth. The Glenbard Parent Series engages top experts, parents and school staff to become proactive and informed in pursuit of the mutual goal to strengthen our communities. Programs are free and open to the public. Click on the button below to see the 2016-17 lineup of speakers.