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SEL Webinar

PAUSD in partnership with Acknowledge Alliance and PTAC is hosting a webinar series on Building Resilience in our children, families and community, in a series of three sessions on Thursdays – 6/18, 6/25 and 7/2 from 4:30 – 5:30 pm. 
Acknowledge Alliance Director Sarah Kremer, PhD, LPCC, ATR-BC, will provide a mix of research, strategies, and practical ideas to bring into family time while we are still figuring out what our world will look like in the future. 

  • In the first session, we’ll discuss what resilience looks like for children (K-12) and adults. 
  • In the second, we’ll acknowledge the experience by identifying challenges and successes, and
  • In the last, we will discuss how to move forward with uncertainty over the summer into next school year.

In each session, the focus is on conversations and practical strategies to try as well as welcoming every experience and response. 
Here is the eventbrite link for registering for the event:  https://www.eventbrite.com/e/building-resilience-3-part-webinar-series-tickets-109020358828

Join the PAUSD Community for a Day of Learning!

The second Annual PAUSD Parent Leadership Summit is just around the block! Join us for a day filled with learning.

This year, our slogan is “Opening Doors to Student Success and Wellbeing,” and we aim to do just that! We have over 50 sessions to choose from, everything from “10 Tech Tips for Parents,” “From Anxiety to Resiliency: Family Solutions,” to “How to use Executive Functioning Strategies with your students to complete homework.” This year, our 60+ presenters come from local organizations like the Children’s Health Council, Stanford Medicine, REEL, Social Thinking, CAC, PTAC, PAUSD in many forms, and more!

Saturday February 22nd 8:30-2 at Gunn High School

Check-In starts at 8:30am, with breakfast and coffee.

Keynote Speaker Jonathan Mooney, author of “Normal Sucks” will begin at 9am

Session 1: 10-10:45am

Session 2: 11-11:45am

Full Lunch provided: 11:45-12:15pm

Session 3: 12:15-1pm

Session 4:1:15-2pm

Register Today! And check out the Sched for more sessions

We also need volunteers, if interested Sign-Up Here!

Summit Flyer – English (Online)
Summit Flyer – Mandarin (Online)
Summit Flyer – Spanish (Online)
Summit Flyer – Tongan (Online)

If you got a bike……

Bike Index (https://saferoutes.paloaltopta.org/bicycle-registration/) allows you to register all bikes in your household, add pictures, edit or add information, and delete or transfer ownership of bikes. Importantly, it allows you to list your bike as stolen or lost should that happen. If you take a few minutes now it may save you a lot of time later and more importantly give you a better chance of getting your bike back if it goes missing. THIS IS A NATIONAL DATABASE that everyone is welcome to use. To find the serial number of your bike turn your bike upside down. The majority of serial numbers are located under the bottom bracket where the two pedal cranks meet.   This project is a cooperative effort with the PTA, City of Palo Alto and the Palo Alto Police department.