Throughout the fall semester 33rd District PTA has brought together experts on a wide range of topics to share strategies for coping with stress, change, and uncertainty. Two more workshops are scheduled for after the holidays, and if you missed any of the fall workshops you can watch the recordings in your own time.
Upcoming workshops for 2021 are:
- Conversations about Equity, Tuesday, January 19, 7pm
- A Year of Positive Thinking to Achieve Our Goals, Tuesday, February 23, 7pm
Spanish Translation available! All meetings are open to the community and are hosted via Zoom and Facebook Live.
More about the upcoming workshops:
Conversations about Equity with Dr. Darin Earley, 1/19 @7pm
Dr. Earley will provide a foundational understanding for addressing the socio-cultural inequities and racial disparities in our school communities. Focusing on historical context, personal reflection and relationship building, Dr. Early will provide strategies for developing culturally competent practice and healthy interactions.
Dr. Earley, ED.D. is the Director of the Loyola Marymount University Family of Schools (FOS) and part-time professor in the LMU School of Education. With an acute focus on supporting marginalized groups in PK-16 education, Dr. Earley is a champion for racial equity and cultural diversity initiatives.
A Year of Positive Thinking to Achieve Our Goals, 2/23 @7pm
Award-Winning Author Katie Hurley, LCSW, will lead us through how positive thinking can navigate us through any situation and empower us to overcome anxious thought patterns and build a happier, more positive mindset.
Katie Hurley is the author of A Year of Positive Thinking for Teens, No More Mean Girls, and The Happy Kid Handbook.
Missed a workshop? You can view the recordings here:
- Mindfulness Workshop
- Strategies and Tips During the College Application Process
- Conversations with High School Parents & Guardians
- Strategies for Stress and Anxiety During Distance Learning
- Supporting Your Child During Distance Learning
What is 33rd District?
33rd District is one of the districts within California PTA. Santa Monica Malibu PTA is part of the 33rd District.