Current & Upcoming

Women + Leadership (LA)

Jan 23, 2020 9:00AM—4:00PM

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Since 2012, the CATDC has hosted its annual Women + Leadership Conference in Southern California to inspire women to grow and develop as leaders in their personal and professional lives.

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Women + Leadership (Bay Area)

Jan 30, 2020 9:00AM—4:00PM

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This one day event for women brings together educators from schools throughout the Bay Area to build community and gain support on their path toward more powerful and empowering leadership.

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Getting Better with AGE: Appreciation, Growth, and Evaluation Cycles

Feb 05, 2020 9:00AM—3:00PM

Wilshire Blvd Temple

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In this one-day intensive workshop, participants will explore the roles appreciation, growth, and evaluation play at their school sites, investigate the strengths and opportunities of these three topics, and revise/re-envision an AGE cycle that promotes meaningful professional learning and growth.

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Tending to Our Inner Teacher: Courage and Renewal for Mid-Career Educators

Feb 07, 2020 3:00PM—Feb 09, 2020 12:00PM

Marconi Conference Center

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This mid-year retreat is an extraordinary opportunity for mid-career teachers to engage in reflection and find personal and professional rejuvenation. Our work will be grounded in the Circles of Trust® approach as described in Parker Palmer’s book, A Hidden Wholeness, intended for those who want to live and work more wholeheartedly, connecting who they are with what they do

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A Mindful Approach to Whiteness

Feb 27, 2020 9:00AM—3:00PM

Bay School of San Francisco

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This workshop is for self-identified white educators and will provide a chance to engage in a mindfulness-informed exploration of our white racial conditioning together in community.

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Navigating Those Tricky Conversations

Mar 04, 2020 9:00AM—2:30PM

Brentwood Upper School

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This workshop is for teachers and administrators who want to strengthen their skills when working with other adults by planning strategically for challenging conversations in advance to better assess for nuance and outcome.

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Becoming a Diversity Responsive School

Mar 18, 2020 9:00AM—3:00PM

Oakwood Secondary School

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In this day-long workshop, participants will apply theories of anti-bias education to the work they do everyday in their classrooms. For the first part of the day, we will review several different models for shifting our curricula to align with best practices and to be more responsive to the children in our classrooms. Then, we will apply the research and frameworks of understanding to a variety of case studies that reflect the challenges and situations we face as independent school educators.

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Restorative Justice Practices in Independent Schools

Jun 15, 2020 9:00AM—Jun 16, 2020 3:00PM

Jewish Community High School

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Restorative Justice is a framework that can support the range of diverse learners in independent school communities. One goal of “RJ” is to help students “repair the harm” when they have broken community agreements. Over the two-day workshop teachers, counselors, and administrators will have an opportunity to explore restorative practices and consider how “RJ” may work in their schools.

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The (Comprehensive) Sexuality Education Summit

Jun 16, 2020 9:00AM—Jun 17, 2020 3:30PM

Brentwood Upper School

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The two-day Sexuality Education Summit will provide a vision and framework as well as teach educators and administrators the skills necessary to create a comprehensive K-12 human sexuality education program.

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Restorative Justice Practices in Independent Schools

Jun 18, 2020 9:00AM—Jun 19, 2020 3:00PM

Westridge School

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Restorative Justice is a framework that can support the range of diverse learners in independent school communities. One goal of “RJ” is to help students “repair the harm” when they have broken community agreements. Over the two-day workshop teachers, counselors, and administrators will have an opportunity to explore restorative practices and consider how “RJ” may work in their schools.

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Past | Archive

Special Event: Mindsight in Education with Dan Siegel

Dec 06, 2019 11:30AM—2:30PM

Crossroads School for Arts & Sciences