We are very excited to partner with Wellness Together to offer all EUSD parents/guardians the opportunity to attend the following event: “5 Strategies to Reduce Stress and Support Your Child in the New School Year" - a 2-part series. This 2-part virtual workshop will provide parents/guardians with practical tools to put into place immediately and empowers attendees with long-term strategies to decrease stress as we navigate the challenges ahead. Participants will learn warning signs and behaviors that may indicate their child is struggling and gain helpful tools to engage in difficult conversations. Our experts from Wellness Together will share these helpful tools as families navigate the challenges of distance learning and what may lie ahead. Log in for Part 1 via this Webinar: HERE (September 15 from 6:30-8:00 pm) Log in for Part 2 via this Zoom Link: HERE (September 29 from 6:30-8:00 pm) The workshop will be recorded and made available to all parents/guardians. Click HERE for flyer.
Parent Workshop: NGSS Explained, Science Teaching and LearningTop of Page
On February 20, 2020 two dynamic science teachers, Tammy Kornelis and Christina Bickley, facilitated the WHAT, WHY and HOW of the new science standards called "Next Generation Science Standards" (NGSS).
Parents learned what they can do to inspire and sustain creativity and scientific curiosity!
Parent Workshop: Safety Forum, It's More Than Fire DrillsTop of Page
On January 16, 2020 participants gained insight into an overview of school safety, including highlights from a recent FBI research study. The old fire drill is still important, but many other drills are what students today need to prepare for the future in our communities and workplaces.
On November 21, 2019 a presentation was given regarding the what, why, and how of Common Core Mathematics. Parents explored ways to help their kids gain confidence and find success with Common Core Math!
Parent Workshop: Mental Health and Tools to Live in Harmony with OthersTop of Page
On October 17, 2019 Mr. David Bartley, a nationally-recognized speaker, author, writer, and expert on mental health and also a TEDx speaker (See his video HERE) presented a workshop about signs of mental health conditions and tools to help live in harmony with others. Click Here for power-point presentation.
Childcare, light snacks and beverages were provided and sponsored by the Eureka Schools Foundation.
On Thursday, September 12, Joe Beckman presented a parent workshop on the importance of making meaningful and effective parent-child connections. Strategies for strengthening the bond of trust, respect, and unconditional love among family members was discussed, along with ways about how to truly listen and show and give unconditional love. The event was sponsored by the Eureka Schools Foundation (ESF).