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Parent Education Nights

John Hay’s Educational Series called “ Parent Education Nights” are individual discussions focusing on topics that are important to our school and community. These sessions are held monthly throughout the year and are open to the public and all members of the Queen Anne community, when indicated. Our goal is to provide useful information on timely relevant topics that affect our children.


2019 - 2020 School Year

Parent Education Night: How To Grow Remarkable Kids

Thursday, February 27, 6-8:00pm in the John Hay Library

Want to invite cooperation, responsibility, and help calm big emotions?
Frustrated that your kids won't listen? Join us for this fun evening to
learn how to support social emotional development at home. The
Positive Discipline framework will be introduced to learn how to
discipline with firmness and kindness, have fun as a parent, and set the
foundation for important social and life skills. Help your child feel a
sense of belonging and significance through mutual respect and encouragement.

Julietta Skoog is a Certified Positive Discipline Trainer, with degrees in School Counseling and School Psychology and 15 years of experience in Seattle Public Elementary Schools. Her expertise includes early child development, autism, learning disabilities, anxiety, and behavior disorders, as well as leading groups and classroom lessons based on Positive Discipline, Social Thinking and Mindfulness. She is the mother of three children and the co-founder of Sproutable, an online resource that helps parents raise good kids who grow up to be remarkable adults.

This is an adults-only evening. Thank you!

PAST EVENTS

Parent Education Night: Empowering Students to Become Global Citizens

Tuesday, Nov 12, 6-7:30pm in the John Hay Library

Our students are participating in a series of five daytime enrichment lessons that explore how privilege, inequality, power dynamics, and social justice play into our daily lives. The goal is to empower students to learn more about their ever-expanding community, develop perspective, and understand their role as global citizens. Come experience the “grown-up” version of this class series and learn more.

This is an adults only evening. Thank you.

Link for more information: http://www.nea.org/tools/empowering-students-to-improve-the-world.html

John Hay Partners