Homework, Mindfulness, & Reducing Stress Meeting on 9/29

Homework, Mindfulness, & Reducing Stress
Does your child feel overwhelmed by homework?  Is homework causing stress and overload? Do you wonder if there is an issue with your child’s time management or if the homework is out of alignment with the district’s homework policy? (Click here to view.)  Come find out steps you can take to become more mindful and help reduce stress around homework.

AGATE is hosting Homework, Mindfulness, & Reducing Stress on 9/29/16 9:30-11am at the Weber Library.  Guest speaker Dr. Joseph D’Angelo, College Board Certified Instructor of Teachers of AP English, retired from Manhasset High School: District Specialist in Programs for Gifted Youth, and nationally recognized private consultant for gifted students with learning deficits, will discuss research on the topic of homework appropriateness as well as: Continue reading “Homework, Mindfulness, & Reducing Stress Meeting on 9/29”

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We hope the school year has gotten off to a great start for you and your children!

The good news in regards to G&T education and enrichment as a whole is that the district has hired a consultant to look at our current program, evaluate our needs as a district, and make a recommendation as to how best to reconfigure our enrichment program so that more children benefit and needs are met across the spectrum.

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