The Willows Community School proudly presents an evening with Dr. Michael Gurian, bestselling author of 32 books including The Wonder of Boys and The Wonder of Girls, on Wednesday, November 7 from 7:00 to 9:00 pm. at The Willows Community School, 8509 Higuera Street, Culver City, 90232. His talk will be followed by a Q & A and a book signing. Books will be available at the event.
Protecting the Emotional Life of Boys and Girls will explore the differences in the behavior, learning styles, and interests of boys and girls, as well as the increases in depression, anxiety, and ADD/ADHD that are seen today. Parents and educators will gain new strategies to raise, happy, successful, and emotionally fulfilled children.
The evening is free and open to all. Seating is limited; a reservation is required.
Please RSVP at https://www.thewillows.org/Page/Community/Events.
Dr. Gurian has pioneered efforts to bring neurobiology and brain research into homes and schools. Referred to as “the people’s philosopher” for his ability to bring together scientific principles and people’s everyday lives, Dr. Gurian is committed to helping boys and girls reach their full potential. He reaches out with connection and encouragement to strengthen parenting teams. Dr. Gurian co-founded the Gurian Institute in 1996 to provide research and training in personal and organizational transformation, with an emphasis on gender dynamics. Please visit www.michaelgurian.com for more information.
The Willows Community School, located in Culver City, California, is a Developmental Kindergarten through 8th grade independent school enrolling 460 students annually. Nationally recognized as a balanced, progressive educational leader, The Willows’ strong academic program incorporates experiential learning and thematic instruction into cutting-edge curriculum and integrates STEAM, Maker, technology and the arts into the classroom. At The Willows, we believe each child brings our community an extraordinary gift: a curious mind, ready to explore and eager to learn. The Willows is strongly committed to financial assistance and seeks a broad-based student body with a diversity of race, ethnicity, economics and learning styles. www.thewillows.org