Helios Connections

We welcome you to our campus and invite you to make meaningful connections - personal and intellectual. This page will be updated periodically for community events and exciting programming in a variety of areas including:

  • Community Workshops
  • Webinars
  • Math Festivals 
  • Guest Speakers
  • Summer Camps

Next Event: From A to Ze: LGBTQ+ Identity & Expression Webinar

We invite you to attend a Helios Connections Webinar hosted by our Director of Student & Family Support, Jean Gould, and featuring Ben Liddie (they/them/theirs): an educator, consultant, and program coordinator for the Outlet program of Adolescent Counseling Services. When does a young person know their gender identity? Is it age appropriate to introduce LGBTQ+ terminology to children? In this webinar we will explore commonly asked questions about LGBTQ+ identities and experiences as they pertain to youth and adolescents.

Purchase your ticket today!

General Admission Ticket: $25.00+$3.16 Eventbrite Fee

Helios Community Member: Free

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/from-a-to-ze-lgbtq-identity-and-expression-tickets-99750951782?aff=ebdssbonlinesearch

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar.

From-A-to-Ze-LGBTQ_Identity_and_expression

 

 

Past Event: Supporting Gifted Girls Webinar

We invite you to attend a Helios Connections Webinar hosted by our Director of Development, Noa Mendelevitch, and featuring Dr. Susana Graciela Perez Barrera. Learn how gifted girls are different from boys, why more boys than girls are identified as gifted, and what you can do to support them. 

Purchase your ticket today (tickets are limited):

General Admission Ticket: $25.00+$3.16 Eventbrite Fee

Helios Community Member: Free

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/supporting-gifted-girls-tickets-90548040627?aff=affiliate1

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar.

 

 

Past Event: Motivating Gifted Learners Webinar

What can you do to help motivate underachieving gifted learners? We invite you to attend a Helios Connections Webinar hosted by our Director of Admissions, Susan Stanat, and featuring Heather Clayson. Join us to discover strategies that can be effective for motivating your student both in and out of the classroom.

Purchase your ticket today (tickets are limited):

General Admission Ticket: $25.00+$3.16 Eventbrite Fee

Helios Community Member: Free

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/motivating-gifted-learners-tickets-85712551549

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar.

Motivating Gifted Learners Webinar

 

 

Past Event: Julia Robinson Math Festival (JRMF)

Explore the beauty of mathematics through fun games, creative problem solving and collaboration. This is a relaxed, low-pressure environment designed for exploration at all levels. We hope you'll join us!

Sign up at the JRMF site www.jrmf.org. Tickets are free!

Flyer for Julia Robinson Math Festival at Helios on Nov. 2. Sign up at www.jrmf.org