South Orange Middle School welcomes fifth grade and middle school families from throughout the district to Tuesday's Parent Academy. On April 17, from 7 p.m. until 9 p.m., parents are invited to participate in workshops. The evening's keynote speaker is Dr. Adam Price, a clinical psychologist in Chatham and a parent of a student in the district. The evening is geared for families of fifth through eighth grade students.
*My Middle Schooler is Not Achieving His/Her Potential: Helping Teens Become Independent and Engaged Learners. (Keynote)
*Fostering Organizational Skills in Adolescents: A Matter of Time, Space, and Material
*Everything You’ve Ever Wanted to Know About 9th Grade...But Were Afraid to Ask!
*Internet Safety for Tweens in the Digital Age
*Q & A with Dr. Adam Price
*There’s an “App” for That! I-Pad Apps that Support and Engage Your Middle Schooler
The event is free.