Event Calendar

Thursday, February 8, 2024

Film Screening & Panel Discussion: Decoding Behavior

Start Date: 2/8/2024 6:30 PM PST
End Date: 2/8/2024 8:00 PM PST

Venue Name: Hyatt Regency Monterey Hotel & Spa

One Old Golf Course Road
Monterey, CA  United States  93940

Organization Name: CASC

Jennifer Hinton
Email: jennifer.hinton@schoolcounselor-ca.org
Phone: (909) 815-5222

Film Screening and Panel Discussion: "Decoding Behavior: The Intersection of Neuroscience & Behavior in Education" 

Experience an illuminating evening of education and dialogue as we present the "Decoding Behavior" film screening and panel discussion. This captivating event is a highlight of the CASC Northern California Conference in the picturesque setting of Monterey. It offers educators, counselors, and school administrators a distinctive opportunity to delve into the intricate interplay between neuroscience and behavior within the realm of education. Join us for a dynamic panel discussion featuring diverse perspectives on how educators can effectively respond to these dynamics. The panel will engage in a thought-provoking conversation about the film and current conditions affecting students. This is your opportunity to ask questions, share insights, and gain a deeper understanding of the topics addressed in the film.

Film Description:
Episode 3: Decoding Behavior "The Intersection of Neuroscience & Behavior"
This urgent and impactful docu-training film that featuring Dr. Noguera, delves into the intricate connection between behavior and developmental science, offering educators a crucial lens through which to decode escalating behaviors and declining academic focus. The film features leading experts in the field unraveling the neurobiological mechanisms influencing behavior and demystifying the often misunderstood actions of students. Within the education ecosystem, where cognitive skills sometimes overshadow emotional literacy, this film underscores the importance of a balanced education. The film goes beyond statistics, delving into the science behind these issues. 

Panel Discussion:
Following the screening, we invite you to participate in a panel discussion with esteemed experts in the field, including:

  1. Dr. Pedro A. Noguera, Sociologist & Dean, USC Rossier School of Education
  2. Lori Woodley - Film Producer and CEO of All It Takes
  3. Dr. Loretta Whitson - Executive Director of the California Association of School Counselors
  4. Association of California School Administrators Representative 
Free Resources: The first 25 attendees will receive a complimentary copy of the "California Standards for the School Counseling Profession."

Admission: The film screening is free of charge, and all educators are welcome to join us. Please click at right to register for this event.

This event is brought to you by All It Takes in Partnership with the California Association of School Counselors. The film was produced in partnership with CalHOPE and the California Department of Health Care Services. We look forward to seeing you there