Community Forums & Events

Carolina Day School is at the forefront of educational innovation and research. Each year, we host a series of forums that are open to area educators, families, coaches, and child health professionals. 

 

upcoming EVENTS

  

CDS LEARNS: Discussions on Education and Parenting

Let Them Play: The Mindful Way to Parent Kids for Fun and Success in Sports

Monday, April 23, 2018, from 6 to 8 p.m.
Location: Malaprop’s Bookstore/Cafe, 55 Haywood Street, Asheville, NC
Join Steve Henry, Director of Athletics at Carolina Day School; and Dr. Robert Swoap, Professor of Psychology at Warren Wilson College, for a discussion of student athletics, sports psychology, and parenting student-athletes. The book, Let Them Play: The Mindful Way to Parent Kids for Fun and Success in Sports by Jerry Lynch is 10% off at Malaprop’s. This event part of a series of book discussions in partnership with Carolina Day School and Malaprop's Bookstore/Cafe about children, parenting, education, and related topics led by faculty and staff of CDS. 
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Past Events

 

Jeff Kalil 
CDS LEARNS: Discussions on Education and Parenting

Reclaiming Conversation: The Power of Talk in a Digital Age

Tuesday, February 13, 2018, from 6 to 8 p.m.
Location: Malaprop’s Bookstore/Cafe, 55 Haywood Street, Asheville, NC
Middle School Principal Jeff Kalil leads a discussion at Malaprop's Bookstore/Cafe of Reclaiming Conversation: The Power of Talk in a Digital Age by Sherry Turkle. This event is the first in a series of book discussions in partnership with Carolina Day School and Malaprop's Bookstore/Cafe about children, parenting, education, and related topics led by faculty and staff of CDS. 
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Rosetta Lee

"Parenting with Identity in Mind" featuring Rosetta Lee

October 5, 2017
Learn how we can instill positive self-identity in our children and coach them to be positive influences on others. Together, we can co-create inclusive communities that work toward success for all. Event details.


Jim Reese

Dr. Jim Reese presents "Inquiry-based Learning" to CDS parents

March 13, 2017
Dr. Reese explains inquiry-based learning and why it is the cornerstone for helping children make sense of the complex world around them. Event details.


screenagers

Carolina Day School Brings “Screenagers” Event to Asheville

October 23, 2016
A free community forum on the effects of screentime on the human brain, featuring a large-screen showing and discussion of the film, “Screenagers,” led by Dr. Beth Vo, Asheville pediatric physician. Event details. 



"Leadership & Dyslexia" featuring Tommy Spaulding

November 10, 2015
World-renowned inspirational speaker and New York Times bestselling author Tommy Spaulding shares his powerful message about true leadership, empowerment, and the impact dyslexia has had on his life. Event details.

 


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