ACIS 29th Annual Trustee/Head of School Conference
FULL CONFERENCE Oct. 19-20, 2017 at Park Hyatt Beaver Creek. Full Conference Registration

ACIS Trustee/Head of School Conference FRIDAY ATTENDANCE ONLY. Oct. 20, 2017 at Park Hyatt Beaver Creek. Friday Only Registration - for ACIS Staff ONLY

ACIS Trustee/Head of School Conference DINNER & KEYNOTE ONLY. Oct. 19, 2017. Thurs. Dinner & Keynote Only


**********SEPTEMBER 2017**********
CASE Leadership Development Diversity Program
Monthly Saturday Seminars run from Oct. 7, 2017 - Feb. 24, 2018 at CASE Offices in Denver, CO.
This leadership discovery program is designed to build leadership capacity for teachers of color. The two-year program includes a four-part workshop series in year one & a mentoring program in year two. Details & Application (Application due by Sept. 25, 2017!)

Teaching Korea in the Globalizing World
Sat., Sept. 23, 2017 8:30 am - 4:15 pm at University of Colorado Denver Campus.
Teachers are invited to participate in a one-day workshop designed to offer perspectives & resources for teaching Korean history & contemporary issues. Registration

It's Not the 70s Anymore
Wed., Sept. 27, 2017 5:30 pm at St. Mary's Academy.
Denver attorney Karen Steinhauser will discuss the legal ramifications of risky teenage behavior in this presentation for middle & high school students and their parents. Registration

Premiere Screening of "All Who Dare."
Thurs., Sept. 28, 2017 6:30 - 8:30 pm at the Stanley Hotel in Estes Park.
This is the story of nine incoming students at nationally-acclaimed Eagle Rock School & how 24 days in the Colorado wilderness changed their lives forever. Doors open at 6:30pm; screening begins at 7:00pm, followed by Q&A session. FREE Registration - sign up by 9/26!

2017 College Fair.
Fri., Sept. 29, 2017 5:30 - 7:00 pm at Watershed School, Boulder.
Learn more about college & gap year programs from college and financial aid representatives. No RSVP required -- just come check it out! (Food truck available onsite).

**********OCTOBER 2017**********
Parenting with a Purpose: Practical Strategies for Parents at Home - Dr. Sheldon Horowitz
Tues., Oct. 3, 2017 8:30 - 9:30AM at Denver Academy.
For parents, this workshop will focus on resources & information to help you guide your children to greater self-confidence & independence. Details

Film Screening: Angst: Raising Awareness Around Anxiety
Wed., Oct. 4, 2017 6:00 PM at Montessori School of Evergreen (Marshdale Campus).
Documentary that looks at anxiety, its causes & effects, and what we can do about it. Details & Registration

BoCo High School Fair
Wed., Oct. 4, 2017 6:30-8:30PM at Boulder Country Day School.
For middle school students & families -- Open to the public -- All of Boulder County - 70+ public, private, and boarding schools attending. Details

Breaking Down the Digital Walls - Dr. Lowell Monke
Thurs., Oct. 5, 2017 6:00 - 7:30 PM at the Denver Waldorf School.
Parent Education Lecture Series about the philosophy of education and the impact of media on young people. Details & RSVP

Cross-Cultural Communications & Intersectionality - Dr. Regina Lewis
Fri., Oct. 6, 2017 9:00AM - 2:00PM at Graland Country Day School.
For educators to learn methods and strategies to improve cross-cultural communication skills to make schools places where all children can thrive. Details & Registration

Film Screening: Angst -- Raising Awareness Around Anxiety
Wed., Oct. 11, 2017 6:00PM & Thurs., Oct. 12, 2017 at 9:00AM at Friends School (North Campus).
For parents & students in 6th grade or higher. This documentary looks at anxiety, its causes & effects, and what we can do about it. Film Details RSVP to events@friendsschoolboulder.org.

2017 STAMP Conference
Fri., Oct. 13, 2017 at History Colorado Center, Denver CO.
The STAMP conference empowers middle school youth with tools to build more inclusive communities in their home schools. Details

2017 CIRCLE Conference - 9th ANnual Equity & Inclusiveness Conference
Sat., Oct. 14, 2017 at History Colorado Center, Denver, CO.
Bringing together educators & community leaders (across sectors) who are committed to building more inclusive, socially-just communities. Details

Annual Teachers Law School - ABOTA
Oct. 12-13, 2017 at Colorado Judicial Center, Denver, CO.
Interactive discussions about the civil & criminal jury system, teacher's liability, social media in the classroom & evolving legal issues facing teachers of middle & high school students. This program will qualify for CE credits. Details

Owning Up (Professional Development Training) with the Cultures of Dignity Team
Fri., Oct. 13, 2017 9:00 am - 4:30 pm at Evergreen Country Day.
This full-day, accredited SEL training integrates the best of PD with your expertise. Learn how to empower the young people you work with to confront bullying and injustice. REGISTER BEFORE 9/15 FOR EARLY BIRD PRICING! Click for details.

Mountain West Diversity Conference - Youth Celebrate Diversity (YCD)
Oct. 14, 2017 at Eagle Valley High School, Gypsum, CO.
For educators & students across the Western Slope & Rocky Mountains. Check here in early August for program details.

Raising Resilient Girls - Simone Marean
Wed., Oct. 18, 2017 6:00 - 7:30PM at Colorado Academy.

Simone speaks to parents & teachers across the country about the challenges girls face today, the reasons why we see girls struggling, and what we can do to help them. Details & Free Registration

ACIS Trustee/Head of School Conference
FULL CONFERENCE

Oct. 19-20, 2017 at Park Hyatt Beaver Creek.
Full Conference Registration

ACIS Trustee/Head of School Conference
FRIDAY ATTENDANCE ONLY (FOR ACIS SCHOOL STAFF ONLY)

Oct. 20, 2017 at Park Hyatt Beaver Creek.
Friday Only Registration - for ACIS Staff ONLY

ACIS Trustee/Head of School Conference
ATTENDANCE AT DINNER & KEYNOTE ONLY

Oct. 19, 2017 at Park Hyatt Beaver Creek.
Thursday Dinner & Keynote Only

Author Talk: Kevin Fedarko "The Emerald Mile" (co-sponsored by Montessori School of Evergreen)
Oct. 19, 2017 at 7:00PM at EVERGREEN HIGH SCHOOL.
NY Times Best Selling Author & 2017 Nat'l Geographic Explorer of the Year, Kevin Fedarko will speak about his 2015-16 800 mile mega-transect of the Grand Canyon.

James Otis Lecture Series - ABOTA
Oct. 20, 2017 at Colorado State Capitol Building, Denver, CO.
Informative lecture for teachers, designed to allow schools to comply w/the requirements of the federal statute creating Constitution Day, and to inspire students & teachers to know & respect the Constitution. Details

Julie Lythcott-Haims Speaking Event
Tues., Oct. 24, 2017 7:00-9:30PM at Dawson School.
Join parents & educators to learn more about how to raise successful kids without overparenting. SESSION FULL. DETAILS TO BE ADDED TO WAITLIST


**********NOVEMBER 2017**********

Equity & Excellence Conference: Expanding Your Equity Toolkit
Thurs. & Fri., Nov. 2-3, 2017 8:00AM-3:00PM at Hilton Denver Inverness Hotel.
Collaborate with others from diverse professional backgrounds to come away with tools & resources for putting equity into action at your school! Details & FREE Registration

Leadership+Design Bootcamp
Thurs. & Fri., Nov. 2-3, 2017 8:30AM-4:00PM at INDUSTRY Denver.
Expand your human-centered design skills, habits, & mindsets and develop your leadership capacity to tackle your school's biggest challenges! Details & Registration

Barry Ebert: Supporting our Children through Anxiety and Adolescence
Nov. 8, 2017 6:30PM at Montessori School of Evergreen.
This is a follow-up session to the Oct. 4 Angst film screening. Barry Ebert is a Love and Logic instructor who will help parents learn how to best support their students Details & Registration

Courageous Conversations: Series 3, Race, Crime & the Politics of Fear in America
Sat., Nov. 9, 2017 6:00-8:00PM at University of Denver.
Anti-racism activist & author Tim Wise presents this fearless conversation on race, racism, and its affect on all our lives. Details & FREE registration

Diversity Leadership Institute for Teachers - Youth Celebrate Diversity (YCD)
Nov. 11, 2017 at Metropolitan State University of Denver.
For educators - Translate your desire to celebrate diversity into actionable plans in the classroom, around the school & throughout the community. Check here in the fall for program details.

Executive Functioning - Understanding & Helping students for 4th to 8th grade - Cathy Clark, Bolder Ed Strategies
Wed., Nov. 29, 2017 6:30-8:00PM at Boulder Country Day School.
For details, contact BCD at 303-527-4931.


**********DECEMBER 2017**********



***********JANUARY 2018**********
Raising a Capable Human - Heather Murray
Tues., Jan. 16, 2018 8:15-9:30AM at Boulder Country Day School.
Join other parents for this informative presentation by the founder of the Raising Good Humans blog (raisingoodhumans.com). For details, contact BCD at 303-527-4931


*****FEBRUARY 2018*****
25th Annual Cherry Creek Diversity Conference - Youth Celebrate Diversity (YCD)
Sat., Feb. 3, 2018 at [TBD - Denver area].
For high school students & supportive faculty advisors. Learn about & celebrate diversity! More importantly, be inspired to make a difference in your local school or community! This conference covers a wide range of diversity topics. Details & Registration

Teaching Resiliency - Jenny Hecht
Wed., Feb. 21, 2018 8:15-9:30AM at Boulder Country Day School.
Join other parents to learn about resiliency in children. For details, contact BCD at 303-527-4931


*****MARCH 2018*****
The Higher Purpose of Mathematics Jamie York
at the Denver Waldorf School.
March 6, 2018 time TBD. For parents Parent Education Lecture Series. Details to be provided at a later date.