Posted by Anky van Deursen, a resident of another community, on Mar 15, 2010 at 2:45 pm
The Mountain View High School PTSA is organizing ParentEd workshops, informational evenings etc. to create more awareness. The following events are coming up:
Parent Education Event, Thursday, March 25th 6:30pm - 8:30pm, 6Dr. Ginsburg: Building Resilience in Children and Teens:
Spagenberg Theatre, Gunn High School, 780 Arastardero Road, Palo Alto
Admission is FREE, No RSVP, Please carpool and arrive early.
3 Hour Workshop “Resilience Building Strategies for Our Youth” Saturday, March 27th 8:30am – 11:30am Target audience: Educators, counselors and health professionals. Parents welcome.
Los Altos United Methodist Church, 655 Magdalena Ave, Los Altos
Admission is FREE, Reservation required: Web Link
Viewing of the documentary "Race to Nowhere" May 13, 7PM at Foothill College, Los Altos. (www.racetonowhere.com. Race to Nowhere is a documentary film examining the pressures faced by youth, teachers and parents in our achievement obsessed education system and culture. Featuring the heartbreaking stories of young people who have been pushed to the brink, educators who are burned out and worried students aren’t developing the skills needed, and parents who are trying to do what's best for their kids, Race to Nowhere points to the silent epidemic running rampant in our schools
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