PTSA General Assembly & Raising Real Kids in a Virtual World
Thursday, November 09, 2017, 07:30pm - 08:30pm
Parent Education at PTSA meetings is intended to address topics that parents have expressed interest in. Topics might include: Child development, parenting skills, school policies, homework help, curriculum, reading, writing, math, STEAM, standardized testing, health and wellness, multiculturalism and diversity, school safety, bullying and gangs, substance abuse, the arts, family life/sex education or social media and cyber safety. These presentations are between 30 and 45 minutes.
This weeks topic is Raising Real Kids in a Virtual World
IVA parent and certified Simplicity Parenting Counselor(R) Mary Van Geffen will be here to lead us through the uncharted terrain of raising digital natives. Gain perspective on typical stressors in a middle schooler's life and make a plan for setting appropriate boundaries around technology and screen-time