Click to View: Paly Parent Survey September 2020
Our Aim is to provide high-quality education for parents, students, educators, and community members. We discuss critical issues—academic challenges, mental health, substance use, social media, college admission, and more—that impact the health, safety, and well-being of children and teens. Questions and suggestions, please email ParendEd.Paly @ gmail dot com.
Parent Education Contacts:
At Paly PTSA, VP Programs/Parent Education is Ling Wu.
At Paly PTSA, Co-VP Programs/Parent Education are Cathy Williams and Divya Singh.
Palo Alto Parent Education Series events are sponsored by the Palo Alto High School PTSA and the Gunn High School PTSA.
Parent Education: Finding the Right School at the Right Price During COVID-19
Oct 16, 12pm, by the Parent Venture
Parent Education: Navigating Emotionally-Intense Conversations with Your Child or Teens
Oct 22, 12pm, by the Parent Venture
In this interactive webinar with Dr. Eran Magen, you’ll learn how to be more effective and comfortable offering emotional support when your child is experiencing strong emotions such as stress, frustration, anxiety, or anger.
September 24, 2020, at 5:00 pm, organized by Parent Venture
Universities, both public and private, eagerly admit community college transfer students because of their excellent preparation and performance.
Discover how community colleges can help students expand their transfer opportunities and options. Hear about guaranteed university admission and coursework acceptance, lower student/faculty ratios, and a wide array of services that support students as they make informed next step decisions on their educational journey.
Strengthening Communication with Your Child or Teen
September 25, 2020, at 12:00 pm, organized by Parent Venture
Would you like to connect with other parents during COVID-19? Struggling with kids and teens during distance learning?
Join us for an all-new “Parent Forum” with Eran Magen, PhD, founder of the Center for Supportive Relationships. You will have the opportunity to interact with other parents like yourself, as well as hear from communication expert Dr. Magen.
How to Write a Great College Essay
October 7, 2020, at 5:00 pm, organized by CollegeWise
We’ll explain what admissions officers actually want (and don’t want) to read, reveal the five most overused essay topics on which far too many kids rely, and teach writing techniques that will help any student write more engaging and effective college essays.
Parent Education: College During COVID
Oct 8, 7pm, by Harlan Cohen & College Ave
Get the latest facts, stats, and headlines along with practical tools and strategies to navigate everything college during COVID. Hosted by New York Times bestselling author Harlan Cohen. LIVE Q&A included.