Education on Nov 18, 2020

Neighborhood Council of Westchester/Playa
www.ncwpdr.org


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Committee: 
Education

Chairperson: 
Heather Tuttle

Meeting Date: 
Wednesday, November 18, 2020 - 6:30pm

Meeting Place: 
Virtual Meeting- Zoom https://us02web.zoom.us/j/98636409223 Zoom Meeting ID 986 3640 9223

Call to order: 

Call to order and Introductions


Discussion/Action (Motion): 
  1. Announcements

    -E-Choices Application due Nov. 20

    -Katherine Johnson STEM Academy- mini-book group "Not Light, But Fire: How to lead meaningful race conversations in the classroom" led by Darin Earley- 10/29, 11/19, 12/1. Register at: bit.ly/kjstemcommunityconversations

  2. Spotlight on the Schools

  3. Distance Learning Stress Seminar for Caretakers

     Agenda Draft:

    1. Welcome and general overview of distance learning from Community or Committee Member
    2. Social Worker/Mental Health Professional highlights the common issues families have faced this year
    3. Choice Board/Breakout Rooms for differentiated approach to cater to specific families
        -Elementary families
        -Middle School
        -High School
    OR- by more specific topics
        -Stress Management
        -Defiance
        -Motivation
        -LGBTQ
        -Suicide  

Public Comment: 

Public Comment on Non Agenda Items


Public Comment Request

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