Speaker Series

The 2016-2017 Athena Academy Speaker Series brings together nationally respected authors, researchers and other experts in the exceptional child development field with parents, educators and professionals in the Bay Area.

All events are open to the public.

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February 27, 2017

Parenting with Purpose: How self-awareness leads to a vision of successful parenting

Speaker: Dan Peters, PhD
Executive Director of the Summit Center

Time: 7:00pm - 8:30pm

Eventbrite - Parenting with Purpose: How self-awareness leads to a vision of successful parent presented by Dan Peters, PhD
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October 20, 2016 - Event Closed

Cognitive and Social-Emotional Resilience in Children with Dyslexia 

Speaker: Fumiko Hoeft, PhD
Director of UCSF Laboratory for Educational Neuroscience

Time: 7:00pm - 8:30pm

Eventbrite - Cognitive and Social-Emotional Resilience in Children with Dyslexia, Presented by Fumiko Hoeft, PhD
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November 30, 2016 - EVENT CLOSED

How to Stoke Imaginative Intelligence in Students

Speaker: Scott Barry Kaufman, PhD
Scientific Director of the Imagination Institute

Time: 7:00pm - 8:30pm

Eventbrite - How to Stoke Imaginative Intelligence in Students presented by Scott Barry Kaufman, PhD
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Athena Academy is a member school of Common Ground.  The Common Ground Speaker Series presents distinguished speakers in education, parenting and health at venues on the San Francisco Peninsula.

http://www.commongroundspeakerseries.org/