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:
- When parents should or shouldn’t assist
- How to determine individual issues vs. inappropriate homework.
- How to best partner with teachers.
There will also be a Q & A segment. All parents K-12 are welcome and encouraged to attend.