The Center for Children and Families at The University of Texas at Dallas will be holding their fourth annual forum titled " Healthy Connections: Shaping Relationships and Achievement in High School". The event will be held on one day, October 11, 2013 from 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m and will be held at the Eisemann Center in Richardson, TX. Sociologists, neurologists and psychologists will be coming together to discuss the issues of adolescent health, peers and peer culture, psychosocial development and how all of these factors relate to the educational trajectory of children and teens. The keynote speaker will be Robert Crosnoe, PhD, a professor at The University of Texas at Austin. His research focuses on the connections between health, development and education of youth.
Registration is free and open to the public but registering for the event is required. Professional CEU credit is available at the event for $10. Boxed lunch will also be provided for a $10 charge.