The Lyme-Old Lyme Schools and Scholar Search Associates are presenting an Educational Forum for Families on Sunday, March 24, 9:00 am to 4:00 pm. This is a FREE event open to the public and includes presentations for parents from experts and interactive workshops for students on such topics as public speaking, Zen and the art of relaxation, stop motion animation, exploration in ecology, and thinking in 3D.
To view parent and student sessions, or to sign up to attend the forum, go to Old Lyme Educational Forum for Families (https://www.scholarsearchassoc.com/index.php/events-h-upcoming/events-h-lymeoldlyme-2018) and click on the blue button, “Forum Signup EventBrite.”
For further information, call Patsy Kumekawa at (860) 664-3586, visit https://www.scholarsearchassoc.com/index.php/events-h-upcoming/events-h-lymeoldlyme-2018, or contact Michelle Dean at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Counseling / Guidance Office
What is a school psychologist? http://www.nasponline.org/about_sp/whatis.aspx
Difference between school psychologist and school counselor http://school-psychology.org/school-counseling-vs-school-psychology
Promoting Tolerance and Peace in Children: Tips for parents and schools http://www.nasponline.org/resources/crisis_safety/tolerance_general.aspx
Special Education: A basic guide for parents http://www.nasponline.org/publications/booksproducts/HCHS3_Samples/S8H39_Special_Education.pdf
IEP team meetings: a guide to participation for parents http://www.nasponline.org/families/iep.pdf
Preventing Youth Suicide: Tips for parents and educators http://www.nasponline.org/publications/cq/cq354suicide.aspx
Bullies and Victims: A primer for parents http://www.nasponline.org/resources/bullying/Bullying_Primer.pdf
Transitioning from elementary to middle school: Strategies for educators http://www.nasponline.org/communications/spawareness/transition_elem2mid.pdf
Keeping children safe on the Internet: Guidelines for parents http://www.nasponline.org/publications/cq/cq342internetsafety_ho.aspx
Death and grief: supporting children and youth http://www.nasponline.org/resources/crisis_safety/deathgrief.pdf
Stress in children and adolescents: Tips for parents http://www.nasponline.org/publications/cq/37/3/stress_children_adolescent.aspx