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2019 DA Symposium

Communication is Key

Dr. Wendy Mogel
Featuring Internationally Acclaimed Psychologist and Author
Dr. Wendy Mogel
Denver Academy's 2019 Symposium on Teaching & Learning: Communication is Key is a special event that includes a presentation by Keynote Speaker Dr. Wendy Mogel, an internationally acclaimed psychologist, author, and public speaker. Dr. Mogel is known for her enlightening, frank, and deft approach to “parenting” parents by supporting and guiding them in raising their children and coaching them into becoming mature stakeholders in our schools. Dr. Mogel's popular books include Voice Lessons for Parents: What to Say, How to Say It, and When to ListenThe Blessing of a B Minus:  Using Jewish Teachings to Raise Resilient Teenagers and The Blessing of a Skinned Knee: Using Timeless Teachings to Raise Self-Reliant Children
The 2019 DA Symposium on Teaching & Learning will take place on Friday, March 8 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. The keynote address by Dr. Mogel will take place in the morning and is open to the public. The symposium also features afternoon breakout sessions specifically for DA parents, faculty and staff. 

DA Symposium Registration Information
Denver Academy Families & Staff: 
The cost for the event is FREE for current DA family members (up to two people). Please contact Director of Educations/DA Symposium Chair Philippe Ernewein for the DA Community registration link.  

Public Registration: Tickets for the morning keynote public presentation, from 9:00 to 11:30 a.m., are $50 per person for non-DA members and can be purchased via the link to public registration on this web page.  

Group rates are available for school leaders and administrators. For group information and general questions, please contact 
Denver Academy Director of Education, Philippe Ernewein, 303-777-5870 x241.

Symposium Schedule

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  • Schedule of Events: Friday, March 8, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

    9 to 10:30 a.m.: Keynote Address - Dr. Wendy Mogel (Public)

    10:30 to 11:30 a.m.: Book Signing with Dr. Wendy Mogel (Public)  

    12:00 to 1:00 p.m.: Lunch - Denver Academy Community Only

    1:00 to 3:00 p.m.: Communication Breakout Sessions - Denver Academy Community Only

2019 DA Symposium Partner School

Please contact Symposium Chair Philippe Ernewein for the link to DA Community 2019 Symposium registration.

Meet the Team

List of 5 members.

  • Photo of Philippe Ernewein

    Philippe Ernewein 

    Director of Education
  • Photo of Mindy Adair

    Mindy Adair 

    Director of Mathematics & Technology Integration Specialist
  • Photo of Jessica Bodden

    Jessica Bodden 

    Instructional Coach & Literacy Specialist
  • Photo of Casie Myers

    Casie Myers 

    ACT Special Testing & Accommodations Coordinator, and Program Development Assistant
  • Photo of Cynthia Richardson

    Cynthia Richardson 

    Instructional Coach

Contact Us

Denver Academy 
4400 E. Iliff Avenue 
Denver, CO 80222 

Phone: 303-777-5870 
Fax: 303-777-5893