Transition Workshops for Students & Parents – Nov. 2 and Nov. 7
November 1st, 2017
SJAM is hosting a series of 2 workshops to help our students with the transition to high school. Both sessions will run in the SJAM library.
Thursday, November 2nd 6:30 to 8:00pm
Study Smarter, Not Harder
- Strategies to help with effective organization, study skills, homework habits, special education considerations;
- Chromebook help: introducing parents to Google Classroom and helping students organize their Drive, as well as an overview of helpful apps and tools to increase effectiveness in organization, writing, and editing.
Tuesday, November 7th 6:30 to 8:00pm
Growth Mindset and Stress Management:
- Strategies to help manage stress, anxiety and pressures facing adlolescents;
- Overview of Mindset research (based on work by Carol Dweck) and strategies to increase resilience and wellbeing in students.