Upcoming Speakers

Carol Ann Tomlinson PhD

Carol Ann Tomlinson PhD

Thu, Mar 2 @ 7:00 pm - 8:25 pm

Balanced Parenting For Successful, Independent and Safe Youth Who Thrive

All parents want their children to grow up to be successful, independent and safe. Attempting to parent for all three goals can be tricky. The line between the three outcomes is sometimes blurred. It...
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Milton Creagh

Sat, Mar 18 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm

Raising Students for Success in a Diverse World


GPS and GPS-FUSE welcome the all as Milton Creagh discusses how we can raise our children to succeed in our diverse world. Milton Creagh is a dynamic, nationally recognized speaker, author, and...
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Hon. Judge Stride

Hon. Robert Berlin, Cpl. Frank Bibbiano, Det. Rich Wistocki, Judge Chris Stride, Patrick McGrath, Justin Wolfe & Linda Lewaniak

Wed, Mar 22 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Tough Teen Topics: Social Media Safety & Anxiety, Parties and Depression

The teen years pose some of the most difficult challenges for families. Day to day ups and downs are a normal part of adolescence, making it difficult to distinguish when there is a concern. In this...
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Ercillia Jonas

Fri, Apr 7 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Career Options/Opciones en Carreras y Profesiones

Program presented in Spanish only - Learn about what you and your student should take into consideration when selecting a college or a university. Become familiar with useful resources available to...
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Andrew Solomon

Andrew Solomon

Tue, Apr 11 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

An Evening with Andrew Solomon: Love No Matter What

What are the consequences of extreme differences between parents and children? At this GPS event, National Book Award winning writer Andrew Solomon asks, how do you nurture a child who may be unlike...
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Mariana Proske

Wed, Apr 19 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Choice of Two Programs: A Survival Guide to Parenting Boys or Navigating Educational and Other Challenges for Immigrant Students and Their Families

Navigating Educational and Other Challenges for Immigrant Students and Their Families with Julian Lazalde Workshop topics and resources will include: 1. Changes to federal immigration policies,...
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Susan Engel

Susan Engel PhD

Thu, Apr 27 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

The Hungry Mind: Practical Ways to Foster Curiosity and Encourage our Children’s Eagerness to Learn, Easily and Happily

Children naturally possess an active interest in the world and learn best when curiosity is stimulated. How can parents and teachers support this critical 21st century skill? In this fascinating...
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Delaney Ruston

Wed, May 3 - Thu, May 4

Film Screening: Screenagers

The Glenbard Parent Series: (GPS) Navigating Healthy Families will host a screening of the documentary “Screenagers,” followed by a discussion with the film's producer/director Delaney Ruston,...
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