Workshops for Parents

Workshops for parents:

1. Jan. 10 7:00-9:00 PM TEN REASONS CHILDREN DON’T SUCCEED – AND ELEVEN THINGS

PARENTS CAN DO! Parents will learn strategies for helping kids become more confident, courageous, capable

and caring. Davis Library, 6400 Democracy Blvd. Bethesda, MD For questions or registration, contact Pam Mintz

of the Bethesda YMCA 301-229-1347 or parenting@ymcadc.org

2. Jan. 14 7:30 PM Come to a TOWN HALL MEETING WITH DR. STARR, superintendent of MCPS,

where parents and citizens can share their thoughts and ideas. Free childcare and interpretation services will be

available. Seneca Valley H.S. 19401 Crystal Rock Dr. Germantown

3. Jan. 17 6:30-9:00 PM IMPROVING ATTENTION AND FOCUS WITHOUT MEDICATION Bring

your meal and network during the advocacy session. Dr. Deborah Norris of the Mindfulness Center will discuss

how children and teens can practice mindfulness techniques and Marc Sickel of Fitness for Health will a give a tour

of his facility which specializes in exercises that stimulate the brain. 11140 Rockville Pike Bethesda. Sponsored by

The Gifted and Learning Differences Educational Network, Joan Wittan jomada@verizon.net or on the web at

http://www.gtldnetworkmc.org

4. Jan.22 6:30-7:30 PM EQUITY AND EXCELLENCE – A PRACTICAL TEAM APPROACH Carver

Educational Services Auditorium, 850 Hungerford Drive, Rockville.

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