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Parent University

Parent University

The International School at Thornton Middle invites parents and guardians to four workshops offering skills training and information for raising confident, capable and successful students.

All workshops are held at:
9451 Hoffman Way
Thornton, CO 80229

All WORKSHOPS Are FREE!

WORKSHOP DATES:

October 24, 2018         
6:00-7:00 P.M.

Structuring Homework & Academic Time: Collaborating with Metropolitan State University and presenting ways to support being a successful student and develop life-long positive habits. Includes ISTM resources as well as online resources and information that can be utilized to use throughout the years.


December 5, 2018   
6:00-7:00 P.M.

Raising a Successful Teen: This workshop will focus on communication and tools that will allow you to reduce power struggles at home and help children take ownership of their own problems including peer conflicts, fights, and respect issues. Learn strategies to support them in making good choices for themselves.


February 27, 2019       
6:00-7:00 P.M.

Social Media: What Every Parent Should Know: A workshop that provides a broad overview of the way teens are using and misusing their phones and various internet-based technologies with a focus on cyberbullying, sexting, and unsafe social media practices. Learn ways adults can empower kids to best navigate the digital world and find balance.


April 17, 2019       
6:00-7:00 P.M.

College & Career Exploration in Middle School: Counselor presentation in collaboration with a community representative. Featuring Naviance and the resources that Adams 12 Five Star Schools uses as students make high school and post-secondary plans.


Sign Up Online

If you choose to let us know that you are coming, sign up online

Or you may just come to any workshop and sign in at that time.

For additional information or questions:

Call Anita McKiernan at 720-972-5173

For information in Spanish Click here or call Laura Bowman at 720-972-5176

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PDF icon Parent University Flyer Final 2 (1).pdf97.55 KB10/10/2018
PDF icon TISTM Parent University Flyer 9 2018m SP.pdf95.86 KB10/10/2018