A portion of the Excellence Program funding is also used for a Speakers’ Series, which is open to anyone in the community. These speakers include nationally renowned authors and lecturers on key topics, including parenting, bullying, character education, and discipline.
- Michele Borba, Ed.D., on “Building Moral Intelligence: Raising Socially Responsible Kids Who Do the Right Thing”
- Hara Marano on “Are We Raising a Nation of Wimps? The High Cost of Invasive Parenting”
- Mireya Mayor, Ph.D., on “The Importance of Everything”
- Judy Willis, M.D., M.Ed., on “How Emotion Impacts on the Brain’s Successful Learning”