Serving Preschool Through 8th Grade in the San Francisco East Bay Since 1962

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 members throughout the East Bay, the Series is held two-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.” 

We are excited to present our 2017-18 speakers:

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  • Will Your Child Be Ready for the 21st Century?

    Dr. Derrick Gay

    October 18
    Dr. Derrick Gay is an internationally recognized consultant to schools and other organizations on issues of diversity, inclusion, and global citizenship. In this lecture, Dr. Gay will discuss the skills today’s children need to excel in our interconnected, global society. The ability to communicate with and understand people who are different from one another is a non-negotiable skill essential for students as they navigate through diverse college, professional, and social environments. Parents will learn how they can cultivate cultural competency to enhance their child's success in the 21st century.

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How does Seven Hills get these amazing speakers? I tell everyone I know about them and always bring a friend or neighbor.

— Julie, Seven Hills parent


Tickets for each individual lecture are $20/person and $10 for teachers. Seating is limited so we always encourage those interested to register early. Free childcare is provided to Seven Hills families. We look forward to seeing you!