SPEAK Events for Parent Education

CAIS is a member of Speakers for Parent Educators and Knowledge (SPEAK), a coalition of San Francisco K-8 schools that have joined together to enhance parent education. The group’s goal is to enrich the education and learning experience of our families, our children and our communities. 

SPEAK has announced a terrific slate of speakers for the 2017 – 2018 school year: 

Wednesday, October 4, 2017
7:00 p.m. 
The Hamlin School

Susan Cain TED Talk superstar and author of Quiet: the Power of Introverts in a World that Can’t Stop Talking and Quiet Power: the Secret Strengths of Introverts.

Wednesday, February 7, 2018
7:00 p.m. 
San Francisco Friends School
Julie Lythcott-Haims, a gifted and impactful speaker, and New York Times Best-Selling Author of  How to Raise and Adult. Due out this fall, her newest release is Real American; A Memoir.

Wednesday, April 25, 2018
9:00 a.m.
Location TBD

Dr. Laura Kastner, adolescent and pediatric psychologist and author of Getting to Calm, Wise-Minded Parenting, The Seven Year Stretch, and the Launching Years, covering a range of parenting challenges from birth all the way through college and beyond.





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