The Walnut Valley Unified School District is pleased to announce the first annual Parent Symposium. The event will provide resources and strategies for parents, guardians, and grandparents. Specific areas to be discussed are: academic success, social & emotional needs, cultural diversity, newcomers to the country, and behavior strategies. Participants will have the opportunity to hear Dr. Michele Borba, a globally-recognized educational psychologist, who is an expert in parenting, bullying prevention, and character development. Her aim is to strengthen children’s empathy and resilience. She has delivered keynotes and workshops to over 1,000,000 participants and authored 24 books translated into 14 languages! Don’t miss this exciting opportunity!
SAVE THE DATE:
Saturday, September 23, 2017
TIME: 8:00 a.m. -12: 00 p.m.
WHERE: South Pointe Middle School
Daycare will be provided for school aged children.
Bio on Dr. Michele Borba
Dr. Michele Borba is regularly invited to share her simple parenting solutions in the national media. She has appeared on the Today Show, The Early Show, Fox and Friends, American Morning, and The View, and has conducted over 500 radio interviews. Michele comments as a parent and education expert on developing news stories for CNN Prime News, MSNBC, and FOX News. Her work has been featured in national print including People, Redbook, Family Circle, Newsweek, Parenting, Woman’s Day, and US News & World Report. She is a regular parenting expert for Lime satellite radio stations and her one-minute “Raising Healthy, Happy Kids” parent messages are heard from coast-to-coast several times daily on the Sirius network.