Parent Education Series

The BCD Parent Education Series offers free, public presentations designed to help parents navigate their roles and responsibilities in the face of an increasingly complex world. Speakers and topics are selected based on current relevance to children and parents. Past topics include: Media and Internet Safety, Understanding the Gifted & Talented personality, Healthy Eating Habits, and Anti-Bullying. All Parent Education Series events are free and open to the public. Please review our schedule and come join us.

2017-18 PES Events

Executive Functioning Skills - November 29, 2017 from 6:30pm to 8:30pm

Cathy Clark of Bolder Ed Strategies presents. 

Executive Function: What Is It? Developing EF Skills for Elementary and Middle School Students
    • Executive Skills: Process of initiating and completing a task
    • Skill set  by age/grade level with examples
    • Identifying your child’s EF strengths and weaknesses
    • Guiding children in developing their EF skills: strategies
    • Questions?
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RAISING CAPABLE Humans - January 16, 2018am from 8:15 - 9:30am

Heather Murray is a passionate educator, dedicated to raising good humans. She has been committed to the business of education for her entire career. Through her years in education, she has helped parents understand education and how to help their children reach their highest potential. In an effort to aid more parents than those in her immediate care, she created the blog Raising Good Humans

Teaching Resiliency - February 21st from 8:15am - 9:30am

Jenny Hecht, LCSW, CYT of Karuna Healing will speak.

How to Find Us

2017-18 PES Schedule

Resource List from prior PES events

BCD Faculty share ideas on how to Bring Responsive Classroom Home.

Presentation by Brian Dino
, Media Program Coordinator of Common Sense Media on social media, cell phone use, and internet safety.

Video of Dr. Dan Siegel's presentation on the Adolescent Mind.

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Boulder Country Day School, where academic distinction meets education with character. BCD is a top-rated, accredited private school in Boulder, Colorado where every child has the opportunity to discover his or her own unique excellence. Distinguished by small class sizes, outstanding faculty, rigorous curriculum and a focus on community, our preschool, elementary and IB middle school teachers strive to create a well-rounded educational environment that balances traditional subjects with the arts, world languages, athletics and project-based learning.