News & Events
Montair PTA Welcomes
Education Director, Dr. Vicki Zakrzewski of the Greater Good Science Center at UC Berkeley
Don’t miss this insightful presentation about the science behind cultivating a meaningful life and its connections to childrens’ social and emotional well-being and academic achievement.
- Apply brain and social science to improve your child’s learning
- Improve your child’s level of optimism and life satisfaction
- Discover connections between self-control, social skills and achievement
A former teacher and school administrator, Vicki writes articles for the Center’s on-line magazine and other educational journals as well as methods for creating positive school cultures. In addition to her writing and workshops, Vicki consults with organizations on how to incorporate the science of well-being into their work. For more information, visit www.greatergood.berkeley.edu
Who: Parents, Educators, and Administrators
When: Wednesday, February 18, 2015, 7:00pm-8:30pm
Where: Montair Elementary School, Multi-Purpose Room
Posted by: Karen Robman
2015 Parenting Conference
The San Ramon Valley Council of PTAs
presents its annual parenting conference
Parenting 2015 & Beyond...
on Saturday, February 21, 2015
at Dougherty Valley High School
from 8:30am to 2:30pm
We are pleased to announce our keynote speaker for the Parenting 2015 & Beyond… parenting conference:
Dr. Gene Roehlkepartain of Search Institute!
Dr. Roehlkepartain will be speaking on "Discover Your Family Strengths: Five dimensions of family life that really matter". The research and information from Search Institute is enlightening and relevant to parents of all age children.