Executive Functioning Skills: How to Help Your Child Get Organized for Success in School

Thursday, May 3rd at 7:30 pm
Port Washington Public Library

AGATE and SEPTA present an education conversation on executive functioning skills featuring Daly School Psychologist, Mrs. Andrea Becker; Weber 6th grade math teacher, Mr. Barry Hoffman, Creator of HOFFKIDS.com; and new addition Schreiber School Psychologist, Dr. Joan Bester. Join us to get some tips on how to help your procrastinators and day-dreamers.

  • What is executive functioning?
  • How do I know if my child needs help with these skills?
  • What can I do to help my child learn how to plan, organize, initiate tasks, and self-monitor?

Bring your questions!

Parent University

Monday, April 30th at 7:00 pm
Guggenheim Elementary

Port Washington elementary school counselors invite K-5 parents to hear Kathleen Hurley, Psy.D. and Sharon Grand, Ph.D., discuss ADD/ADHD symptoms and childhood anxiety and explain how these can be addressed and treated for improved academic and social success. Register by returning this form to your child’s school counselor.

Executive Functioning Skills: How to Help Your Child Get Organized for Success in School

Thursday, May 3rd at 7:30 pm
Port Washington Public Library

AGATE and SEPTA present an education conversation on executive functioning skills featuring Daly School Psychologist, Mrs. Andrea Becker and Weber 6th grade math teacher, Mr. Barry Hoffman, Creator of HOFFKIDS.com. Join us to get some tips on how to help your procrastinators and day-dreamers.

  • What is executive functioning?
  • How do I know if my child needs help with these skills?
  • What can I do to help my child learn how to plan, organize, initiating tasks, and self-monitor?

Bring your questions!

Tomorrow: Meet the Candidates

MEET THE BOE CANDIDATES 
Thursday May 4, 7:30pm

Weber Library
Come meet the candidates that are running for the two open seats on the Board of Education.  After a brief opening from each candidate, they will answer your questions. Come ask those questions you’ve been wanting to ask!

Please join us AND bring a friend on Tomorrow night. The most effective (and quickest) way to create the change you want to see in the district is to vote for candidates that will advocate for issues that are important to you.

Forward this email and encourage your friends and neighbors to come tomorrow night. There are 3 candidates running for 2 seats, so your vote matters!!!

We’ve included all their bios below, so you can begin to get to know each one right away…
Continue reading “Tomorrow: Meet the Candidates”

Meet the BOE Candidates

Please join us AND bring a friend on Thursday night. The most effective (and quickest) way to create the change you want to see in the district is to vote for candidates that will advocate for issues that are important to you.

Forward this email and encourage your friends and neighbors to come Thursday night. There are 3 candidates running for 2 seats, so your vote matters!!! Continue reading “Meet the BOE Candidates”

Enrichment Report Discussion

*rescheduled due to snow
Tomorrow’s Wednesday, April 26, 9:30am
Weber Library

At the AGATE Meeting tomorrow 4/26, AGATE board members will be discussing the PEP report from consultant Dr. Van Tassel-Baska. We will discuss her wonderful recommendations to support the special needs of the advanced learners within our district. All are welcome to join in the discussion.

Reading the report prior is recommended. To view the report click here: http://www.portnet.k12.ny.us/Page/12394