Parent Lecture Series
A long standing tradition at The Seven Hills School, the Parent Lecture Series brings renowned speakers to our Walnut Creek campus, who share insights, advice and inspiration on current parenting and education topics. Offered to parents, educators and community leaders throughout the East Bay, the Series is held three times a year and is an extension of the School’s mission to “develop the intellect, engage the spirit and foster respect for and responsibility to our world.”
Hunt Hall Theatre
6:45pm - Dessert
7:00pm – 8:30pm - Lecture
ADULTS ONLY PLEASE
Tickets for each individual lecture are $20/person and $10 for teachers. Seating is limited so we encourage you to register now to reserve your seat. Free childcare is provided to Seven Hills families.
Click here to read about the history of the Parent Lecture Series and to see our past speakers.
EDUCATORS: click here for educator discount
SERIES CO-CHAIRS: Lori Auffhammer, Erica Pacheco
2014-2015 Parent Lecture Series
Thursday, October 23
Dr. Sam Goldstein
The Power of Resilience
Sam Goldstein, Ph.D., is one of today's leading clinicians, speakers and authorities on child development and neuropsychology. He has authored and co-authored more than 100 scholarly publications, including Raising Resilient Children and Raising a Self-Disciplined Child with Dr. Robert Brooks. In 2011, Dr. Goldstein and Dr. Jack Naglieri published the Encyclopedia of Child Behavior and Development. Dr. Goldstein has served as an executive producer for many films for parents and professionals, including the award-winning documentary Tough Times/Resilient Kids.
Thursday, March 12, 2015
How Technology is Changing the Way We Work, Play, Love, Learn & Live
A sought-after keynote speaker known for her visual and inspiring presentations, Tiffany Shlain lectures worldwide on the Internet's influence on society, the creative process, innovative filmmaking, and what the future may bring in our ever-increasingly changing world. Named by NPR as having delivered one of the "Best Commencement Speeches, Ever" and honored by Newsweek as one of the "Women Shaping the 21st Century," Tiffany is a filmmaker, public speaker, writer, founder of The Webby Awards, co-founder of the International Academy of Digital Arts and Sciences.
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