San Antonio 2016

thrivesummit$35 per attendee unless you are an educator (scholarships are available to assist with cost of attending for non-educators)

If there is a scholarship need, please contact Bethany Herman, Director of Enrollment, at bherman@cchs-satx.org or 210-225-6794 x 217

Schedule of Events:
8:00-9:20am: Registration
9:20am-9:30am Welcome by President/CEO of Central Catholic, Paul Garro
9:30am-11:30am Keynote by Michael Gurian
11:30pm-12:30pm Lunch and Q/A with Michael Gurian
12:30pm-3:15pm Concurrent Breakout Sessions – Choose 3
3:15pm: Closing Remarks

Breakout Sessions
Katey McPhearson, Gurian Institute – Associate Director
  • Social Media/Digital Citizenship

Gurian Trained Educators in the Center of Excellence for Boys (CCHS Faculty)

  • Practical Strategies for the Classroom (Educator Focus)
  • Practical Strategies Everyday (Parent Focus)
  • Building Relationships Everyday
  • Classroom Tour-What a Practical Gurian Classroom Looks Like

Representative from Archdiocese of Galveston-Houston

  • The Role of Faith Communities in the Lives of Boys and Girls

Key Note Speaker:
Micheal Gurian, a social philospher, educator and best selling author
He Co-founded The Gurian Institute which conducts research internationally, launches pilot programs and trains professionals on Gender effectiveness for parents and educators.. As a social philosopher, Michael has pioneered efforts to bring neuro-biology and brain research into homes, schools, corporations, and public policy. A number of his books have sparked national debate, including THE WONDER OF BOYS, THE WONDER OF GIRLS, BOYS AND GIRLS LEARN DIFFERENTLY!, and LEADERSHIP AND THE SEXES. His work has been featured in professional journals and major media, including the New York Times, Wall Street Journal, Forbes Magazine, Time and Newsweek to name a few. He has been called “the people’s philosopher” for his ability to bring together scientific principles and people’s everyday lives.

WHEN
Saturday, October 29, 2016 from 8:00 AM to 3:15 PM (CDT)
WHERE
Central Catholic High School – 1403 North Saint Mary’s Street, San Antonio, TX 78215

michaelgurianphotoMichael Gurian, a social philosopher, educator, and bestselling author will be our Keynote Speaker. 

Michael Gurian co-founded The Gurian Institute, which conducts research internationally, launches pilot programs, and trains professionals on the topic of gender effectiveness for parents and educators. As a social philosopher, Michael has pioneered efforts to bring neuro-biology and brain research into homes, schools, corporations, and public policy. A number of his books have sparked national debate, including the THE WONDER OF BOYS, THE WONDER OF GIRLS, BOYS AND GIRLS LEARN DIFFERENTLY, and LEADERSHIP AND THE SEXES. His work has been featured in professional journals and major media, including: The New York Times, Wall Street Journal, Forbes Magazine, Time, and Newsweek to name a few. He has been called “the people philosopher” for his ability to bring together scientific principles and people’s everyday lives.

For more information please call (210) 576-4343.

Helping Boys Thrive | San Antonio 2016