Did you know that missing 2 days a month can negatively affect a student's academic performance? When students improve their attendance rates, they improve their academic prospects and chances for graduating.
December 6, 2019 9:30 - 11 am Learning Center Room 5
More Information/ Registration: bit.ly/IPEPATTENDANCE
Building Literacy Skills At Home
Need resources to use at home to help your 2nd - 8th grade student with reading and writing? Want to know more about our curriculum (Houghton Mifflin/ Benchmark Advance/ Study Sync)? In this class we will discuss reading strategies and academic writing for Language Arts and History classes.
December 10, 2019 9:30- 11 am Learning Center Room 2
More Information/ Registration: bit.ly/IPEPLITERACY
Scores Back Event
IUSD Parent University (College and Career Readiness) is hosting a Scores Back Evening with guest speaker Nick Standlea to learn how to utilize your students PSAT or Pre- ACT experience to support their college and career readiness.
December 18, 2019 5:30- 6:30 pm (PSAT) 6:45- 7:45 (Pre- ACT) Northwood High School Theater
New Parent Orientation
Are you new to IUSD? Do you need more information on school policies and parent access? Join us for an informative session with our Parent Engagement Coordinator. The workshop will provide an Introduction to IUSD programs and policies.
January 9, 2020 9:30- 11am Language Development Programs Room 202
More information/ Registration: bit.ly/IPEPNEW
Do you have questions about how to help your child with math at home? Ever wondered how to help your child think and write like a mathematician? Interested in learning about IUSD’s math pathway? Join IUSD’s Math Coordinator, Martha Barrett, for an informative workshop on the math curriculum and how the math pathway prepares students for graduation.
January 13, 2020 9- 10:30 am Learning Center Room 1
More information/ Registration: bit.ly/IPEPMATH
Internet Safety/ Cyber-bullying
How can we monitor student social media? Are you concerned about cyber-bullying or online predators? We are pleased to invite you to an engaging presentation by one of our very own Irvine police officers. Officer Cronin will be discussing the importance of online safety and ways you can protect your child from cyber-bullying, online predators and hurting their personal reputation.
Date: January 9, 2020 6-7:30pm Language Development Programs Room 202
More Information/ Registration: bit.ly/IPEPINTERNET
Next Generation Science
Join IUSD's Science Department for an interactive presentation about the Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS) as well as a hands on lab experience! The workshop will discuss what your students are learning and what a science lab class is like. It is sure to be a fun and engaging class!
January 15, 2020 9:30- 11 am Learning Center Room 5
More Information/ Registration: bit.ly/IPEPNGSS
V.A.P.A. Student Showcase
In the Irvine Unified School District, we have the great opportunity to provide visual and performing arts classes to students (VAPA). These classes look different at different grade levels, so we encourage you to come hear what offerings we have for your students. There will be student performances from a couple of VAPA classes at a school site.
January 28, 2020 9:30- 11 am Location Coming Soon!
More information/ Registration: bit.ly/IPEPVAPA
Timely Topics- High School Graduation and Beyond!
Are you the parent of a middle or high school student? Join us as we host the High School Counselors for a special Timely Topics! Our IUSD High School Counselors will be leading a seminar on high school graduation requirements and college admissions. Join us during the day or in the evening for a seminar to hear more about graduation requirements and college admissions.
Community Liaisons will be available for questions in language groups afterwards in Arabic, Farsi, Japanese, Korean, Mandarin, and Spanish.
January 31, 2020 9:30- 11:30 am Learning Center Room 1 OR February 3, 2020 6-8 pm Learning Center Room 1
More information/ Registration: bit.ly/IPEPGRADUATON
Stress Management and Mindfulness
We are pleased to invite you to a workshop about how to help your students manage stress. In this workshop you will learn and practice parenting skills that will help keep you connected to your students as you guide them through stress. We will also talk about the benefits of practicing mindfulness daily.
February 6, 2020 9:30- 11am Language Development Programs Room 202
More information/ Registration: bit.ly/IPEPSTRESS
Do you ever wonder how involved in your student’s education and schooling you should be? Want to learn how to support the school even if you can’t volunteer in the classroom? How can district leaders hear your input? Your involvement in your student’s schooling is an integral part of his or her social and academic success!
February 11, 2020 9:30- 11 am Language Development Programs Room 202
More information/ Registration: bit.ly/IPEPPARENT