Parent University

Parent University is hosted by Dr. Jacquelyn George. Workshops are held at 11 AM and 6 PM. Any updates will be posted on the school website.

Month Workshop Description
August 14, 2018 Planning for Success: Home & School Communication Communication between school and home is hugely important to a child’s success in school. Workshop works to build strong, trusting relationships between parents and the school.
September 11, 2018 Take the Hassle Out of Homework Learn how to lessen the power struggles, teach responsibility and goal setting, and demonstrate ways to encourage and self-motivate children. 
October 29, 2018 Demystifying Student Data for Parents Helping parents to understand student progress toward and beyond college and career readiness.
November 13, 2018 Five Things You Can Do To Ensure Your Child's School Succ Strategies to ensure your child's school success.
December 11, 2018 Communicating Data About Achievement & Growth to Parents To help them understand the role assessment plays in student learning.
January 15, 2019 What is STEAM? A Quick Guide for Parents! Parents understand that STEAM is an educational approach to learning that uses Science, Technology, Engineering, the Arts and Mathematics as access points for guiding student inquiry, dialogue, and critical thinking. The end results are students who take thoughtful risks, engage in experiential learning, persist in problem-solving, embrace collaboration, and work through the creative process. 
February 12, 2019 The Basics: Encouraging Your Child to Read Parents Develop A Read-at-Home Plan  For parents and caregivers who want to instill the love and fun of reading in their kids.
March 12, 2019 Self-esteem: What it really means, why it really matters, and how you can ensure it for your children.  Parents Learn how to provide opportunities to instill a child’s belief in themselves; belief is the core that allows a child to truly flourish
May 14, 2019 Summer Matters: How Parents Can Keep Their Children Learning All Summer Long Parents learn easy and effective ways that parents can help keep their children learning all summer long.