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Navigating the Tightrope: Guidance for Being Productive and a Great Parent (High School)

Navigating the Tightrope: Guidance for Being Productive and a Great Parent (High School)

     Tuesday, September 22
     4 p.m.
     Zoom Webinar

     School has started virtually throughout the metropolitan Washington area and it is unknown when in-person
     classes will resume. What is the secret sauce to assuring your children receive the quality education that
     they expect and deserve, while working full-time virtually from home? 

     Receive proven guidance to being a great parent and productive professional during the pandemic from
     Hillary Hytken Morrow, founder and CEO of Fairchild Education Services, a firm that provides tutoring
     services to children kindergarten through highs school. 

     This webinar provides guidance to parents with children attending high school, and topics covered include:

  • Creating a safe and comfortable workspace
  • Activities to break up the day 
  • Limiting screen time when children are not attending virtual classes – managing gaming and use of devices "after hours"
  • When and how to give kids a break
  • How to make the best use of your time
  • Developing alternative schedules your team and supervisor(s) agree to
  • Open communication with the school and teachers.
  • Managing sleep schedules
  • Getting kids to taking school seriously in the new format
  • Ways to some community service while at home 

     PMA is also offering session on Tuesday, September 15 designed for parents with children attending
     elementary and/or middle school. 

    

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