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Navigating Through the Digital Media Landscape

WHAT: Navigating Through the Digital Media Landscape

SPEAKER: Angela Alvarado (Santa Clara County Deputy District Attorney)

SPONSORED BY: Saratoga HS PTSO

DATE/TIME: Tuesday, 1/30/18 — 7-9PM

LOCATION: Saratoga High McAfee Center

AUDIENCE: Parents of high school students and high school students

COST: Free for Saratoga HS PTSO members ($10 donation/person if not a PTSO member)

SIGN UP: Register here

Laura Markham, PhD: Peaceful Parents, Happy Kids

WHAT: Laura Markham, PhD — Peaceful Parents, Happy Kids

SPONSORED BY: Common Ground Speaker Series

DATE/TIME/LOCATION:
Tues., January 30, 2018, 9:30am (The Nueva School, Bay Meadows Campus, 131 E 28th Ave., San Mateo)

Tues., January 30, 2018, 7pm (Saint Andrew’s Episcopal School, 13601 Saratoga Ave., Saratoga)

Wed., January 31, 2018, 9:30am (Trinity School, 2650 Sand Hill Rd., Menlo Park)

COST: Parents, faculty and staff at the 30 member schools attend Common Ground events free of charge. Guests not affiliated with a member school may attend for a $20 fee at the door.

EVENT INFO: http://www.commongroundspeakerseries.org/speaker/laura-markham-phd/

COMMON GROUND INFO/UPCOMING EVENTS: http://www.commongroundspeakerseries.org/

Parenting the Love and Logic Way (Mary Eschen)

WHAT: Parenting the Love and Logic Way

FACILITATOR: Mary Eschen

DATES/TIMES: 6 week courses starting 1/22/18 (Monday evenings – 6:30-8:30 PM)

LOCATION: Westgate Church
1735 Saratoga Ave
Saratoga, CA 95070

AUDIENCE: Parents of teens

COST: $150 per person/$175 per couple

SIGN UP: More info and link to register here

QUESTIONS: Mary Eschen — [email protected]; 408-828-7192

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Navigating the College Admissions Process

WHAT: Navigating the College Admissions Process

SPONSORED BY: Fusion Academy

DATE: October 18, 2017

TIME: 6:00 – 8:00 PM

LOCATION: Fusion Los Gatos Campus
50 University Avenue, Suite A300
Los Gatos, CA 95030

AUDIENCE: This educational evening is geared towards Junior and Senior high school students, as well as their parents, but all families are welcome.

COST: Free

RSVP: More info and RSVP here

Lee Mun Wah: Creating Community and Connection Across Cultures

WHAT: Lee Mun Wah — Creating Community and Connection Across Cultures

SPONSORED BY: Common Ground Speaker Series

DATE/TIME/LOCATION:
-Tues, November 7, 2017, 9am (The Harker School, Middle School Campus, 3800 Blackford Ave, San Jose)

-Tues, November 7, 2017, 7pm (Woodside Elementary School, 3195 Woodside Rd, Woodside)

-Wed, November 8, 2017, 7pm (Menlo School Athletics Center, 50 Valparaiso Ave, Atherton)

 

COST: Parents, faculty and staff at the 30 member schools attend Common Ground events free of charge. Guests not affiliated with a member school may attend for a $20 fee at the door.

EVENT INFO: http://www.commongroundspeakerseries.org/speaker/lee-mun-wah/

COMMON GROUND INFO/UPCOMING EVENTS: http://www.commongroundspeakerseries.org/

Life After High School

WHAT: Life After High School

SPONSORED BY: LGSUHSD’s Workability I and Parenting Continuum

DATES: October 12, 2017

TIME: 7:00 – 8:30 PM

LOCATION: Los Gatos High School Library

AUDIENCE: Students and Parents Grades 9-12 (info focused on support services and programs at various local colleges for students with learning differences)

COST: Free

RSVP: Email Kristy St. George by 10/10/17 — [email protected]

QUESTIONS: Kristy St. George: [email protected]

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