Parent Enrichment

students lab workOur Parent Board has teamed up with other schools and parent education groups throughout the Seattle area to bring our Parent Community the best information available in support of parent education.

If you have an idea for a Parent Enrichment event, please contact Darbie Kirk at darbie.kirk@icloud.com.

 

PARENT ENRICHMENT RESOURCES:

Below you will find links to various articles pertaining to topics our parent community has shown an interest in receiving further information about.

  • Great Conversations Newsletter – Fall 2016

http://us9.campaign-archive2.com/?u=cc5af4246fe4437755a261624&id=bf0f4cf98d&e=3db0948549

  • 5 Tips for Raising an Independent Learner

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/knowmore-tv/5-tips-for-raising-an-independent-learner_b_5341033.html

  • Raising Awareness of the Subtle Bullying Behind Exclusivity/Helping your Child NOT be a Bully by Encouraging Inclusive Behavior:

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/leslie-blanchard/where-helicopter-parents-need-to-hover_b_9628142.html

  • The next article comes from the website www.understood.org. ¬†With this site, you can create a free account, create a profile of your child and get sent weekly articles tailored to your child’s profile.

https://www.understood.org/en/friends-feelings/common-challenges/bullying/the-facts-on-bullying

  • This is a good article for both girls and boys but focuses on raising girls who are “includers” instead of “mean girls”.

Raising girls who are “includers” instead of “mean girls”

  • Did you know your beliefs’ about math can change your children’s math achievement? Read the following article for more on this topic.

https://www.youcubed.org/think-it-up/parents-beliefs-math-change-childrens-achievement/

If you find a great article you would like to share with our parents, please email Darbie Kirk at darbie.kirk@icloud.com.

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