Not MY Kid: Preventing Substance Abuse Part 1 with Kriya Lendzion
Learn about new local substance use trends and dangers among area middle and high schoolers, the newest research about the "old stuff,"" and why adolescent brains are wired for addiction and impacted long-term by use. It's important that you know more than they think they do!
Not MY Kid: Preventing Substance Abuse Part 2 with Kriya Lendzion
Find out what factors place adolescents at risk for early and problematic substance use, and what you can do to help them navigate healthily through temptations and pressures to use. We will discuss how to maintain ongoing impactful conversations and guidelines around drugs and alcohol, and how to respond effectively to experimentation or problem use.
Dyslexia Information & Resources with Dr. Susan Mertz & Kathy Norris
5:30 - 7:00 pm
Learn about the definition and characteristics of Dyslexia through information sharing and simulated activities. Find out about national, state and local resources. Discuss plans to support our students with dyslexia.