Denise C. Pope, PhD

Senior Lecturer, Graduate School of Education, Stanford University; Co-Founder, Challenge Success; Co-Host, “School's In”, Sirius XM radio; Author, “Doing School”: How We Are Creating a Generation of Stressed Out, Materialistic, and Miseducated Students (2001); Co-Author, “A Caring Climate That Promotes Belonging and Engagement” (2022, PHI DELTA KAPPAN), “Easing the Stress at Pressure-Cooker Schools" (2019, PHI DELTA KAPPAN), and Overloaded and Underprepared: Strategies for Stronger Schools and Healthy, Successful Kids (2015)


Teaching Engaged Brains

The Fairmont Hotel, San Francisco, CA or Virtually via Zoom  February 22-24, 2024

Keynote: The ABCs of Being Engaged: Creating Schools That Promote Student Wellness, Belonging, and Full Engagement

The Science of Teaching

The Fairmont, San Francisco, CA or Virtually via Zoom  February 18-20, 2022

Keynote Address II: Kids Under Pressure During COVID: Providing SPACE to Address Student Stress, Sleep, Schedules, and Engagement