Don’t miss our Lunch and Learns!

Back by popular demand! Don’t miss these great opportunities to learn from an expert!

December 5, 2018: Everything You Need to Know about Going from Middle School to High School

Your student is moving from middle school to high school. What should you expect? Join us to discuss what to expect from this transition, common challenges, and how you can support your student!

December 11, 2018: “New” Math for Parents

What’s up with “common core math”?!? It’s not as complicated as you think!  Math teachers today are striving for  understanding, not memorizing. “Numerical fluency” is the starting point for building fundamental math skills before middle school. We will talk about this shift in approach and what parents can do to help their children.

Details

Time: 12 noon-1 p.m.
Location: NCPTA Headquarters, 3501 Glenwood Ave, Raleigh, NC 27612
Cost: $20
Lunch will be provided.


Past 2018-2019 Lunch and Learns

September 27, 2018: Surviving the College Admissions Process

Want to learn how to help your high school student through the college admissions process? Join Rhonda McRae of A2Z College Planning to learn how to plan, prepare and pay for college. This is a can’t miss opportunity for parents of high schoolers!

October 2, 2018: Understanding Your Child’s IEP

Join us for “Understanding Your Child’s IEP” — a step-by-step guide through the IEP document to help parents understand the purpose of each section and learn to evaluate their own child’s IEP. Stacey Gahagan is an attorney who represents families through informal advocacy and litigation, when necessary, to ensure students with disabilities receive a FAPE in the least restrictive environment as promised by the IDEA. Ms. Gahagan is committed to teaching parents and helping them to become better advocates for their children.