Parent University Calendar

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THE FOLLOWING ONLINE CLASSES ARE ALSO AVAILABLE (each for 2 hour certification):

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  • Social Media - What Do I Need to Know About It?
  • Thinking Matters: A Parent’s Guide to Mindset


April 1, 2019 - March 31, 2021
Today Day Week Month Year Agenda
       
Tuesday April 2 6:30pm PARENTING PARTNERS - RAISING A SUCCESSFUL TEEN: YES, IT’S HARD, BUT DO IT ANYWAY! TEACHING TEENS PERSISTENCE @ Smith - SPRING 2019 - PARENTING PARTNERS-RAISING A SUCCESSFUL TEEN: YES, IT’S HARD, BUT DO IT ANYWAY! TEACHING TEENS PERSISTENCE @ Smith by Eva Dwight Research has found that students’ ability to be persistent is one the best predictors of future success in life.   In this interactive workshop, parents learn how to teach persistence even when things are difficult.   2 HOUR CERTIFICATION Tuesday, April 2 ∙ 6:30-8:30pm Smith Jr High ∙ 10100 E Adobe Rd  ∙ Mesa, 85207     PRIMAVERA 2019 - SOCIOS DE CRIANZA-CÓMO CRIAR UN ADOLESCENTE EXITOSO: SÍ, ES DURO, PERO HAY QUE HACERLO DE TODAS MANERAS. CÓMO ENSEÑARLES A LOS ADOLESCENTES A PERSEVERAR @ Smith por Eva Dwight Según las investigaciones, la capacidad de los estudiantes para ser perseverantes es el factor que mejor predice su éxito en la vida. En este taller interactivo, los padres aprenderán a ayudar a sus hijos a ser perseverantes cuando las cosas en la escuela y la vida se ponen difíciles. CERTIFICADO DE 2 HORAS martes, 2 de abril ∙ 6:30-8:30pm Smith Jr High ∙ 10100 E Adobe Rd  ∙ Mesa, 85207
Thursday April 4 6:00pm REDUCING POWER STRUGGLES WITH YOUNG CHILDREN @ Sirrine - SPRING 2019 - REDUCING POWER STRUGGLES WITH YOUNG CHILDREN @ Sirrine by Jana Kotsur Walk away with tools and strategies that offer you effective, loving ways to guide your youngster through these busy, often challenging years. Please note…This is a 4-week course, with skills and conversation building from one week to the next. 8 HOUR CERTIFICATION (2 hours per class) Thursdays, March 21, 28, April 4, 11 ∙ 6:00-8:00pm Sirrine Elementary ∙ 591 W Mesquite St ∙ Chandler, 85225   PRIMAVERA 2019 - CÓMO MINIMIZAR LAS DISPUTAS DE PODER CON LOS NIÑOS PEQUEÑOS @ Sirrine por Jana Kotsur Aprenda herramientas y estrategias que le proporcionarán modalidades eficaces y amorosas para guiar a su hijo pequeño en estos años atareados y a veces desafiantes.  Tenga en cuenta ... Este es un curso de 4 semanas, con habilidades y desarrollo de la conversación de una semana a otra. CERTIFICADO DE 8 HORAS  (2 horas por clase) jueves, 21, 28 de marzo, 4, 11 de abril ∙ 6:00-8:00pm Sirrine Elementary ∙ 591 W Mesquite St ∙ Chandler, 85225
  6:30pm MASTER YOUR EMOTIONS FOR PARENTS AND EDUCATORS @ Roosevelt - SPRING 2019 - MASTER YOUR EMOTIONS FOR PARENTS AND EDUCATORS @ Roosevelt by Larry Kerby Do you find yourself being "short" with your kids? Is "emotional reactivity" destroying your relationship? Come discover why you react the way you do and what to do about it. 6 HOUR CERTIFICATION (2 hours per class) Thursdays, March 28, April 4, 11 ∙ 6:30-8:30pm Roosevelt Elementary  ∙  828 S Valencia  ∙  Mesa, 85202   PRIMAVERA 2019 - DOMINE SUS EMOCIONES PARA PADRES Y EDUCADORES @ Roosevelt por Larry Kerby ¿A veces descubre que trata a sus hijos con “sequedad”? ¿La “reactividad emocional” está destruyendo su relación? Venga a descubrir las causas de sus reacciones y cómo solucionar el problema. CERTIFICADO DE 6 HORAS  (2 horas por clase) jueves, 28 de marzo, 11 de abril ∙ 6:30-8:30pm Roosevelt Elementary  ∙  828 S Valencia  ∙  Mesa, 85202
Saturday April 6 8:00am 10 STEPS TO POSITIVE DISCIPLINE @ Longfellow - SPRING 2019 - 10 STEPS TO POSITIVE DISCIPLINE @ Longfellow by Venus Leopold Don't pass hurt and pain from your past onto your children.  Learn how to give effective commands, change tattling into problem solving, and empower children to positively interact with adults and peers.   12 HOUR CERTIFICATION (4 hours per class) Saturdays, March 23, 30, April 6 ∙ 8:00-12:00pm Longfellow Elementary ∙ 345 S Hall ∙ Mesa, 85204   PRIMAVERA 2019 - 10 PASOS PARA LA DISCIPLINA POSITIVA @ Longfellow por Venus Leopold No traslade a sus hijos sus experiencias dolorosas del pasado. Aprenda a dar indicaciones eficaces, a convertir los chismes en soluciones para los problemas y a darles poder a sus hijos para que interactúen de manera positiva. CERTIFICADO DE 12 HORAS (4 horas por clase) sábado, 23, 30 de marzo, 6 de abril ∙ 8:00-12:00pm Longfellow Elementary ∙ 345 S Hall ∙ Mesa, 85204
Tuesday April 9 6:30pm PARENTING PARTNERS-RAISING A SUCCESSFUL TEEN: TALKING ABOUT TOUGH TOPICS WITH TEENS @ Smith - SPRING 2019 - PARENTING PARTNERS-RAISING A SUCCESSFUL TEEN: TALKING ABOUT TOUGH TOPICS WITH TEENS @ Smith by Eva Dwight Teens are natural risk-takers. We want our children to be courageous, but we also want to keep them safe. Ignoring won’t make risks go away and lecturing only makes kids tune us out. In this workshop, parents will learn strategies for communicating with children about tough topics in ways that build bridges, rather than walls. 2 HOUR CERTIFICATION Tuesday, April 9 ∙ 6:30-8:30pm Smith Jr High ∙ 10100 E Adobe Rd  ∙ Mesa, 85207     PRIMAVERA 2019 - SOCIOS DE CRIANZA-CÓMO CRIAR UN ADOLESCENTE EXITOSO: CÓMO HABLAR SOBRE TEMAS COMPLICADOS CON LOS ADOLESCENTES @ Smith por Eva Dwight Los adolescentes asumen riesgos de manera natural. Queremos que nuestros hijos sean valientes, pero también que se cuiden. La ignorancia no aleja los riesgos y los sermones solo alejan a los chicos de sus padres. En este taller, los padres aprenderán estrategias para hablar con sus hijos sobre temas complicados de maneras que les permitan construir puentes y no levantar muros. CERTIFICADO DE 2 HORAS martes, 9 de abril ∙ 6:30-8:30pm Smith Jr High ∙ 10100 E Adobe Rd  ∙ Mesa, 85207
Wednesday April 10 Professional development - junior high and high school late start; elementary early release
Thursday April 11 6:00pm REDUCING POWER STRUGGLES WITH YOUNG CHILDREN @ Sirrine - SPRING 2019 - REDUCING POWER STRUGGLES WITH YOUNG CHILDREN @ Sirrine by Jana Kotsur Walk away with tools and strategies that offer you effective, loving ways to guide your youngster through these busy, often challenging years. Please note…This is a 4-week course, with skills and conversation building from one week to the next. 8 HOUR CERTIFICATION (2 hours per class) Thursdays, March 21, 28, April 4, 11 ∙ 6:00-8:00pm Sirrine Elementary ∙ 591 W Mesquite St ∙ Chandler, 85225   PRIMAVERA 2019 - CÓMO MINIMIZAR LAS DISPUTAS DE PODER CON LOS NIÑOS PEQUEÑOS @ Sirrine por Jana Kotsur Aprenda herramientas y estrategias que le proporcionarán modalidades eficaces y amorosas para guiar a su hijo pequeño en estos años atareados y a veces desafiantes.  Tenga en cuenta ... Este es un curso de 4 semanas, con habilidades y desarrollo de la conversación de una semana a otra. CERTIFICADO DE 8 HORAS  (2 horas por clase) jueves, 21, 28 de marzo, 4, 11 de abril ∙ 6:00-8:00pm Sirrine Elementary ∙ 591 W Mesquite St ∙ Chandler, 85225
  6:30pm MASTER YOUR EMOTIONS FOR PARENTS AND EDUCATORS @ Roosevelt - SPRING 2019 - MASTER YOUR EMOTIONS FOR PARENTS AND EDUCATORS @ Roosevelt by Larry Kerby Do you find yourself being "short" with your kids? Is "emotional reactivity" destroying your relationship? Come discover why you react the way you do and what to do about it. 6 HOUR CERTIFICATION (2 hours per class) Thursdays, March 28, April 4, 11 ∙ 6:30-8:30pm Roosevelt Elementary  ∙  828 S Valencia  ∙  Mesa, 85202   PRIMAVERA 2019 - DOMINE SUS EMOCIONES PARA PADRES Y EDUCADORES @ Roosevelt por Larry Kerby ¿A veces descubre que trata a sus hijos con “sequedad”? ¿La “reactividad emocional” está destruyendo su relación? Venga a descubrir las causas de sus reacciones y cómo solucionar el problema. CERTIFICADO DE 6 HORAS  (2 horas por clase) jueves, 28 de marzo, 11 de abril ∙ 6:30-8:30pm Roosevelt Elementary  ∙  828 S Valencia  ∙  Mesa, 85202
Tuesday April 16 6:30pm PARENTING PARTNERS-RAISING A SUCCESSFUL TEEN: ELIMINATING POWER STRUGGLES WITH TEENS @ Smith - SPRING 2019 - PARENTING PARTNERS-RAISING A SUCCESSFUL TEEN: ELIMINATING POWER STRUGGLES WITH TEENS @ Smith by Eva Dwight Teens like to push the boundaries and sometimes parents push back. What if there were an alternative to that power struggle? Parents will learn bridge-building strategies that result in greater connection with their kids. 2 HOUR CERTIFICATION Tuesday, April 16 ∙ 6:30-8:30pm Smith Jr High ∙ 10100 E Adobe Rd  ∙ Mesa, 85207     PRIMAVERA 2019 - SOCIOS DE CRIANZA-CÓMO CRIAR UN ADOLESCENTE EXITOSO: CÓMO ELIMINAR LAS DISPUTAS DE PODER CON LOS ADOLESCENTES @ Smith por Eva Dwight A los adolescentes les gusta desafiar los límites y los padres a veces no saben qué hacer, excepto dar marcha atrás. ¿Qué sucedería si hubiese una alternativa para estas disputas de poder? Los padres aprenderán estrategias para construir puentes con las que lograrán una mejor conexión con sus hijos. CERTIFICADO DE 2 HORAS martes, 16 de abril ∙ 6:30-8:30pm Smith Jr High ∙ 10100 E Adobe Rd  ∙ Mesa, 85207
Friday April 19 Spring Holiday - Schools and district offices closed
Monday April 22 6:00pm FATHERS RAISING DAUGHTERS @ Falcon Hill - SPRING 2019 - FATHERS RAISING DAUGHTERS @ Falcon Hill by Child Crisis Arizona This class is sponsored and taught by experts from Child Crisis Arizona. It emphasizes that the role of fathers is critical in child development and clearly shapes the future of their daughters.  This session examines the impact fathers have on their daughters’ self-esteem, relationship skills, personal growth, work ethic, and physical, emotional, and spiritual development .  2 HOUR CERTIFICATION Monday, April 22 ∙ 6:00-8:00pm Falcon Hill Elementary ∙ 1645 N Sterling ∙ Mesa, 85207   PRIMAVERA 2019 - PAPÁS CRIANDO HIJAS @ Falcon Hill por Child Crisis Arizona Esta clase es patrocinada y enseñada por expertos de Niños en Crisis de Arizona. Hace hincapié que el papel del papá es crítico en el desarrollo del niño y qué y cómo enseñan a sus hijas claramente forman su futuro. Esta sesión examinará el impacto que los papás pueden tener sobre sus hijas en cuanto autoestima, habilidades de relación, desarrollo físico, emocional y espiritual, crecimiento personal y su ética de trabajo. CERTIFICADO DE 2 HORAS lunes, 22 de abril ∙ 6:00-8:00pm Falcon Hill Elementary ∙ 1645 N Sterling ∙ Mesa, 85207
Wednesday May 22 Early release for high school students only
Thursday May 23 Last day of school and high school graduation
Monday May 27 Memorial Day - Schools and district offices closed

2019-2020

Thursday July 4 Independence Day - Schools and district offices closed
Tuesday August 6 First day of school
Monday September 2 Labor Day - Schools and district offices closed
Monday October 7-11 Fall Break
Monday November 11 Veteran's Day (observed) - Schools and district offices closed
Wednesday November 27-29 Thanksgiving Break
Monday Dec 23 - Jan 3 Winter Break
Monday January 20 Martin Luther King Jr./Civil Rights Day - Schools and district offices closed
Monday February 17 Presidents Day - Schools and district offices closed
Monday March 9-13 Spring Break
Friday April 10 Spring Holiday - Schools and district offices closed
Thursday May 21 Last day of school
Monday May 25 Memorial Day - Schools and district offices closed

2020-2021

Friday July 3 Independence Day (observed) - Schools and district offices closed
Tuesday August 4 First day of school
Monday September 7 Labor Day - Schools and district offices closed
Monday October 5- 9 Fall break
Wednesday November 11 Veteran's Day - Schools and district offices closed
Wednesday November 25-27 Thanksgiving break
Monday Dec 21 - Jan 1 Winter break
Monday January 18 Martin Luther King Jr./Civil Rights Day - Schools and district offices closed
Monday February 15 Presidents Day - Schools and district offices closed
Monday March 8-12 Spring break
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