ParentWiser, of the Issaquah School District, is a parenting lecture series comprised of local and nationally-known experts who are invited to share the latest information in effective parenting. For more information and the 2018-19 calendar visit www.parentwiser.org.
Homework. College essays. Social media. Sports. Volunteering. Jobs. Friends.
Teens’ lives are packed from when they wake up until they fall asleep, and just keeping up can be a struggle. ParentWiser teams up to bring you 2 eventsfor high school parents and students:
1) BREAKING POINTS film documentary & discussion explores the stress and pressures teens face every day, and some unhealthy ways that many of them cope, including abusing stimulants. Discuss with local mental health and substance abuse disorder professionals about how parents can support teens struggling to manage stress.
Oct 29th 7pm at Issaquah High School
Co-sponsored with Influence the Choice. FREE for all community parents & students ages 14+.
2) College Planning 101 with Sally Fouche’ gives parents and students a plan to ease the stress and intimidation of the college application process. Learn what to expect and how to best assist students.
Nov 5th 7pm at Issaquah High School
Sponsored by IHPTSA. FREE for any PTSA member in Issaquah school district, $10 donation requested of non-members.