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Parent Academy | Academy District 20

Parent Academy 

Academy District 20 offers Parent Academy topics free to the public throughout the fall and spring semesters. We invite you to join us for one of these sessions! You can also view a recording of one of our live sessions.


Unless otherwise noted, sessions will be held at the Education and Administration Center, 1110 Chapel Hills Drive. 

Parent Academies


Talented and Gifted

This Parent Academy is for the parents of identified Talented and Gifted (TAG) students. We will discuss the characteristics of the gifted child, gifted identification, and self-advocacy.


Details:

  • Date: 4/2/2019,  6 – 7:30 PM
  • Location: Education Administration Center, Spruce I and Spruce II
  • Presented by: Learning Services
  • Type of Presentation: In Person
  • Who is Invited: Parents of Talented and Gifted students


Registraion is not required for this event.




Self-Injury: What Parents Need to Know


This session will provide parents with important information about cutting and other types of self-injury and how to help children and teens who are exhibiting these behaviors.

This presentation will be provided by Dr. Kristina Glover, UC Health Medical Director of Behavioral Health and Billie Ratliff, licensed social worker(LCSW) and manager of Behavioral Health with Memorial Hospital.


Details:

  • Date: 4/9/2019 6 – 7 p.m.
  • Location: Education Administration Center Spruce I and Spruce II
  • Presented by: Learning Services
  • Type of Presentation: In Person
  • Who is Invited: Parents and Community Members

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