Professional Development

Eaton Arrowsmith staff regularly present to education professionals, communities, the public, organizations and parents about topics like neuroplasticity, learning disabilities, brain development, and more.

Sandra Heusel, EA's Admissions and Marketing Director, speaks about Eaton Arrowsmith School, learning disabilities and daring to dream at Leading Moms.

Choose from one of the following topics or ask us about a topic you’re interested in:

  • Neuroplasticity and Education: Strengthening the Connection
  • “Not Yet” –  Using a Growth Mindset to Turn a Challenge Into a Success
  • If I Only Had a Secretary: Life with Executive Functioning Weaknesses
  • Growing Healthy Brains with the Whole Child in Mind
  • Attachment and Brain Development
  • Exercise and Brain Growth – What is the Connection?
  • How Anxiety Affects our Brain’s Ability to Learn
  • So This is What it Feels Like to Have Learning Disabilities
  • Non Violent Communication: Managing Conflict and Fostering Empathy with the Brain in Mind

If you would like to schedule a presentation by one of our experts, please contact us.

Conferences

Eaton Arrowsmith staff members have organized the Neuroplasticity and Education: Strengthening the Connection conference for the past three years.

The conference covers topics like diet and brain connection, brain plasticity in children with learning disabilities, reasoning and the brain, mindfulness training, and much more.

While we will not be hosting a conference in October 2016 in order to move on to other projects, you can watch presentations from past conferences here.

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News & Events
March 28, 2018

Please join us on Thursday, May 3rd, 2018 (6:00pm-8:00pm) at Eaton Arrowsmith Vancouver/Magnussen School/Eaton Cognitive Improvement Centre for our annual Community Resource Fair. This event will give you – our wonderful families and other community members – access to practitioners in our area who, like Eaton Arrowsmith, provide support to…  Read More »

March 15, 2018

Students and staff at Eaton Arrowsmith White Rock showed the Lower Mainland how exercise can boost concentration, reduce anxiety and improve cognitive development on Breakfast Television. This winter, the school added fitness breaks to students’ days to reduce stress in the classroom and help kids strengthen their brains. Research suggests…  Read More »