Future Ready Parent Series

New parent series teaches readiness for tomorrow’s challenges.

District 214 Future Ready Parent is an engagement series dedicated to providing comprehensive community topics and education to ensure parent readiness for tomorrow's challenges. Our goal is to provide relevant topics that can enrich and engage our community.

Register for any of the Future Ready Parent seminars here or visit the Events page for detailed information on each seminar, including the time and location. Unless otherwise noted, these seminars are free; registration is encouraged but not required to attend the event.

Upcoming seminars include:

Behavioral Health and Your Teenager, presented by Cathreen Fay, MSN RN Clinical Nursing Transformation Leader, Behavioral Heath Professional Practice at Northwest Community Healthcare.
December 3, 2018
7:00-8:30pm
Forest View Educational Center, Theater

What Every Parent Needs to Know, presented by Bob Leece, Trainer, Counselor, Teacher, Student and Parent Advocate.
January 16 - February 20, 2019
7:00-9:00pm
Buffalo Grove High School, Library
*Note: there is a cost to attend these seminars

The Successful Parent: The Good News About Bad Behavior, presented by Katherine Reynolds Lewis, Journalist, Author, Certified Parent Trainer.
February 11, 2019
7:00-8:30pm
Forest View Educational Center, Theater

Understanding Teen Stress & Anxiety: How to Raise a Healthy, Confident & Successful Adult, presented by Jacqueline A. Rhew, Author, Keynote Speaker, Clinical Consultant & Liaison for Amita Health, Cofounder Center for Emotional Wellness, Cofounder Successful Parenting.
February 27, 2019
7:00-8:30pm
John Hersey High School, Theater

Making Good Choices: Underage Drinking - A Father’s Story, presented by Douglas Pettit, Speaker, Parent Educator
April 15, 2019
7:00-8:00pm
Forest View Educational Center, Theater