Friday, March 14, 2008

From the Seattle Council PTSA Calendar

Introducing and Applying Singapore Math Strategies

Saturday, March 22, 1-3pm

North Beach PTA is co-sponsoring two seminars on March 22, 2008 for educators and families to learn more about the Singapore Math program. Tricia Salerno, nationally-recognized expert in Singapore Math will offer a morning session from 9:00-12:00 for teachers, and an afternoon session from 1:00-3:00 for parents. Seminars will include program overview, description of the textbook materials, and hands-on application ideas which can be put to use immediately. The Seattle location is to-be-announced based on attendee volume. To register, please contact Rick Burke, PTA Co-President, North Beach Elementary at (206) 953-1153 or rickbmail@yahoo.com. Co-sponsors still being sought.

Seattle Council PTSA Family Engagement Panel and Resource Fair

Monday, March 24

John Stanford Center Auditorium (3rd and Lander) map

6:00pm Snacks, networking, and resource fair

7:00pm Family Engagement Panel discussion: Seattle Public Schools staff and Community-Based Organizations share information about their on-going and future programs.

Mini-resource fair for PTAs: Resources about family engagement, involving bilingual families, fundraising (including how to run an auction) and how to market your school are just some of the information you’ll find from PTA and partner organizations.

Election of SCPTSA Nominating Committee

Open to the public – everyone welcome!
For childcare – please RSVP to info@seattlecouncilptsa.org or 206-364-7430.

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