We hope you will join us for some or all of our education events this year!
- April 29 - Author William Stixrud, Author of The Self-Driven Child, light refreshments at 6:30 p.m. and program at 7:00 p.m. in the Pumadome
Prep and the Northwest School are proud to welcome Dr. Bill Stixrud to a Parent and Family Education Evening.William
R. Stixrud, Ph.D., is a clinical neuropsychologist and founder of The Stixrud
Group, a lifespan neuropsychology practice. He is also a member of
the faculty at Children’s National Medical Center, and he is an Assistant
Professor of Psychiatry and Pediatrics at the George Washington School of
Medicine. A frequent lecturer, Dr. Stixrud is also the author of
scientific articles and book chapters on Transcendental Meditation and other
topics. Most recently, he is the author--with co-writer Ned Johnson--of The Self-Driven Child: The Science and Sense of
Giving Your Kids More Control Over Their Lives. Dr. Stixrud
has been quoted often in publications including The New York Times, The
Washington Post, The Times of London, Scientific American, Time.com, NPR, The
Wall Street Journal, Barron's, Businessweek, and Vogue. He is also a rock and
roll musician and plays in the band Close Enough. Copies of The Self-Driven Child will
be available for purchase. Tickets can be reserved here.
- May 15 - Coffee and Conversation with Shannon Salverda, 8:30-9:45 a.m., Walden. Join Shannon Salverda,
Director of Integrated Learning, to review the 2018-2019
student and family experience with Integrated Learning, ask questions, praise
successes, and make suggestions for 2019-2020.