EQAO Parent Forum: Understanding EQAO Assessments & Making Mathematics Meaningful for Parents

The EQAO School Support and Outreach Team will provide a regional parent forum in Ottawa.

Saturday, March 7, 2015   9:15 a.m.–2:00 p.m.
Southway Inn, 2431 Bank Street, Ottawa

The forum is composed of two sessions with breakfast and lunch provided.

  1. Understanding EQAO Assessments
  2. “Making Mathematics Meaningful for Parents” with Dr. Lynda Colgan, author and renowned educator from Queen’s University, author and consultant on TVO’s Prime Radicals

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Growing Up, Feeling Good

A free talk by Dr. Maggie Mamen

Rockcliffe Park PS would like to invite parents and teachers from Rockcliffe Park and neighbouring communities to a presentation by renowned psychologist Dr. Maggie Mamen. This event is free, thanks to the generous contribution by the Parents Reaching Out Grants. Please feel free to pass this on to anyone who might be interested – everyone is welcome!
For more information, please contact caroline@lectern.ca.

Wednesday, November 26, 2014 7 pm to 9 pm
Rockcliffe Park Public School Library
350 Buena Vista Road

When our children are being bombarded with values that are very different from our own, it is often difficult to know how to establish, protect and encourage their sense of self in an ever-changing, challenging and sometimes even unsafe world. This presentation examines ways that parents can provide a family environment that supports the development of resilience and healthy self-esteem.

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CHEO Connects: Understanding Depression, Anxiety and Bullying – Parenting through challenging times

CHEO and the Ottawa-Carleton District School Board (OCDSB) will host a free information session for parents on the subjects of suicide, depression, anxiety, and bullying to be held on October 15th.

The event will be a two-hour Q&A session with a panel of experts focusing on warning signs, practical tips and “how to” talk to your teen. Audience members will be given many opportunities to be heard – you can ask questions to the panelists at the session, submit your questions in writing at the event, or pre-submit your questions.

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