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The Bush School Parent University
Sat, April 29, 2017, 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM PDT
Parent University, hosted by The Bush School Families Association, connects families with experts in child/adolescent development. The workshop features acclaimed speakers on a wide range of topics about how to raise healthy, engaged, and purposeful children and provides resources to help nurture and develop our children's strengths.
Registration is open to the public.
Early Bird Registration is $25.00. After March 31, Registration will be $30.00. Your ticket includes a continental breakfast and a catered lunch. Ticket availabilty is limited due to space limitations.
8:00 to 9:00 a.m.
Continental Breakfast and Registration
9:00 to 10:00 a.m.
Keynote Address by Marc Brackett
10:00 to 11:00 a.m.
Break-Out Session One*
11:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Break-Out Session Two**
12:00 to 1:00 p.m.
Catered Lunch - Choose between two panels: Parenting Perspectives, moderated by Head of School Percy Abram, and Life at Bush in the Middle/Upper School, moderated by Director of Enrollment Management and Communications Polly Fredlund.
Speaker Q&A and Book Signing
*Break-Out Session One, choose from:
Emotional Intelligence: The Key to Raising Happy, Healthy, and Successful Children
Former NBA Player, Bush Coach
Raising Confident, Empowered Athletes
Vice President of Student Services at Seattle Central
Identity Not Required:The Damaging Effects of Racial Microaggressions
Anxiety's Impact on Learning
**Break-Out Session Two, choose from:
Head of Seattle Public Schools Drug Prevention
Marijuana and Other Drug Prevention
Founder of Childproof Parenting and Mommy Matters Seattle
Intro to Emotion Coaching: An Essential Part of Your Parenting Toolbox
Psychologist and Professor at University of Washington
Cultivating Lifelong Strengths for Your Child's Health, Well-Being and Sucess
Director, Center for Child Health, Behavior and Development, Seattle Children's Hospital
Making Media Work For Your Kids