Fall 2013 Symposium

Fall 2013 Symposium

 
REGISTRATION FEE:
Registration for the CRG Biennial Symposium costs $500 per person and includes the programming, meals, and materials for Friday, October 25-Sunday, October 27. For more information, please email Ms. Kimberly Lobe.
 
HOTEL ARRANGEMENTS:
We have arranged for a group rate at The Fairfield Inn & Suites Cleveland Beachwood ($104.00 per night). Book now.
   
   

    A symposium devoted to integrating research and practice - designed for educators and advocates of girls.

    Featuring:
    • Keynote speaker - esteemed psychologist Carol Gilligan
    • Results of CRG's ground-breaking research on girls' achievement and well-being
   
   

SYMPOSIUM OVERVIEW

FOR PARENTS
THURSDAY, OCTOBER 24
 
   
7:00-8:30 p.m. CRG/LSPA Panel for Community Parents: Girls, Stress, & Well-being: What parents need to know
  Speakers: Belle Liang, PhD of Boston College and Renee Spencer, PhD of Boston University
  Moderator: Dan Moulthrop, CEO of The City Club of Cleveland
  Click here for more information about this free event for community parents, educators, Laurel alumnae and supporters
     
     
FOR EDUCATORS AND ADVOCATES
FRIDAY, OCTOBER 25
 
   
5:00-6:00 p.m. Registration, tours of Laurel School
6:00 p.m. Welcome Reception
7:00 p.m. Welcome Dinner for Symposium attendees
  Speaker: Annie Murphy Paul, Journalist and author
  Learning with PURPOSE: How Passion Fosters Resilience
     
     
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 26  
     
8:00-9:00 a.m. Breakfast for Symposium attendees  
   
9:00-10:30 a.m. PURPOSE & RELATIONSHIPS Plenary Session: 21st Century Athenas Study: Aligning Achievement and Well-Being
Results and Recommendations for Educators
  Speakers: Belle Liang, PhD of Boston College and Renee Spencer, PhD of Boston University
  for Symposium attendees  
     
11:00 a.m.-12:15 p.m. GROWTH MINDSET Panel: Bet on the Yet! Promoting a GROWTH MINDSET Pre-Primary to Grade 12
  Moderator: Ann V. Klotz, Head of Laurel School
  for Symposium attendees  
     
12:30-1:30 p.m. Lunch featuring Dr. Eileen Anderson-Fye of Case Western Reserve University and CRG Advisory Board
  Resilience in Girls: A Global Perspective  
  for Symposium attendees  
     
1:45-3:00 p.m. Cultivating SELF-CARE  
  Speakers: Kathleen Murdock of Dana Hall School and Lisa Damour, PhD, CRG Director
  for Symposium attendees  
     
3:15-4:30 p.m. CREATIVITY Panel and Workshops  
  Speakers: Sandra Russ, PhD of Case Western Reserve University and Tori Cordiano, PhD, CRG Assistant Director
  for Symposium attendees  
     
6:30-9:00 p.m. Dinner and Keynote Speech by Carol Gilligan, PhD of New York University
  for Symposium attendees and guests  
     
     
SUNDAY, OCTOBER 27  
     
8:30-9:30 a.m. Breakfast  
  for Symposium attendees  
     
9:30-11:00 a.m. Resilience Across the Curriculum  
  for Symposium attendees  
     
11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. Walking tours of Laurel's Butler Campus  
     

 

 

Feedback from 2011 Symposium participants:

  • "I appreciated the research and how it can give form to how we teach, what we teach, and ultimately empower girls."
  • "Loved the stereotype presentation because it is so applicable to every school."
  • "I truly enjoyed this conference overall. Everyone was so committed, interesting, and welcoming."
  • "I was inspired throughout the conference by CRG's eagerness to share ideas and resources with the community at large."