Benchmarks will occur next week and Friday (12/18) we will have 7th grade PBIS activities during Advisory :-)
November is Parent Engagement Month! APS will host the second annual Parent and Family Engagement Conference November 16 - November 19! This will be a virtual conference with two sessions nightly from 5– 6 pm and 6:30 - 7:30 pm (please see topics and presenters below).
SESSION TOPICS AND PRESENTERS
Monday, November 16, 2020 - 5 – 6 pm - Handle with Care: Grandparents Online!
Ms. Danielle Stewart and Mr. Jason Allen, Founder and President-Community Empowerment Foundation, Inc., & Lillie’s Foundation
Monday, November 16, 2020- 6:30 – 7:30 pm - The Possibilities are Unlimited-
Mrs. Edith Abakare- Department of Special of Education Parent Mentor, Atlanta Public Schools
Tuesday, November 17, 2020- 5 – 6 pm - Virtual Family Game Night Fun!-
Ms. Shirley Pattman-Stubbs and Dr. Quail Arnold, Gifted Support Teacher and Coordinator,Atlanta Public Schools
Tuesday, November 17, 2020 - 6:30 – 7:30 pm - Supporting Your Grieving Student
Liz Carson- Program and Outreach Manager, Kate’s Club
Wednesday, November 18, 2020- 5 – 6 pm - Talk With Me Baby
Amanda Bisgaard-Family Literacy Program Manager, Hands on Atlanta
Wednesday, November 18, 2020- 6:30 – 7:30 pm - Mindful Living 365
Ottavia Lang, Parent and Family Engagement Liaison, Atlanta Public Schools
Thursday, November 19, 2020- 5 – 6 pm - The Challenge of the Male Presence in Education
Christopher Williams, MBM Consulting
Thursday, November 19, 2020- 6:30 – 7:30 pm - Engaging Our Latino Families
Betsy Cowell, Katya Orozoco, Luz Baqueiro, and Joana Garcia, ESOL Community Specialist, Atlanta Public Schools
For more information visit www.atlantapublicschools.us/familyengagement.
It’s November and the C5 Georgia Selection Application is open. Here is the link:
Here are some important links that parents and students can access to give more information about the program.
C5 Georgia Nomination/Selection Guide
C5 Georgia Program Overview (in English & Spanish)
FAQ’s for Parents (in English & Spanish)
C5 Georgia website: https://c5georgia.org/
The 2020 Red Ribbon Week Campaign Theme: Be Happy. Be Brave. Be Drug Free.
Proficiency & Beyond is held on M,T, Th and F.... Students have regular advisory on Wednesday.