Upcoming Strengths Movement Events

YCS PaperbackThe spring is shaping up to be a busy time for Jenifer and The Strengths Movement for Youth. Below is a partial list of events.

February 24- Your Child’s Strengths will be released in paperback under the Penguin imprint. To order, see info to the right.

February 26- Seminar on The Knowledge Economy with Jenifer Fox. Help Your Children Succeed: How to Develop Their Strengths and Abilities

February 27- National Association of Independent Schools Annual Conference. Jenifer will present:

  • Stories of Excellence: Case Studies of Exemplary Teaching and Learning with Technology
  • Exhibit: Classrooms of the Future
  • Seminar: Virtual Worlds: Strengths Inventory in Second Life

March 18- Conspire Conference 2009 at Willow Creek Community Church. Jenifer will keynote.

March 27- Symposium: Dear Mr. President at Tenafly High School in Tenafly, NJ

  • The symposium is intended to offer President-Elect Obama a framework of educational issues and recommendations to consider in shaping the future of education.
  • The panel will include: Carol Ann Tomlinson, Grant Wiggins, Stephanie Pace Marshall, Patricia Wolfe, Heidi Hayes Jacobs, Jenifer Fox, Judy Willis, Andy Hargreaves, Linda Lantieri, Deborah Meier, and Maurice Elias.
  • Moderated by WABC news anchor, Lori Stokes.

March 31- Free Community Program @Grace-St. Luke’s Episcopal Church in Memphis, TN
Sponsored by the Parents’ Association of the Grace-St. Luke’s Episcopal School, NAIS member.
For more information, see the Grace Saint Luke’s Newsletter here.

April 1- Applied Positive Psychology Conference at Warwick University, Warwick, England. Jenifer will present a seminar: Every Child’s Strengths: How Developing Strengths in Children Will Help Solve the Problems of the Future

Jenifer Fox is an internationally published author, educational keynote speaker and leading innovator on 21st Century Learning. Her groundbreaking book, Your Child’s Strengths, a Guide for Teachers and Parents (Viking/Penguin) is widely accepted as the definitive guide to developing success through a focus on strengths for children. Jenifer authored The Differentiated Instruction Book of Lists (Wiley) and has created Differentiated Instruction, an online professional course for teachers.

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