Featured Speaker – Dr. Peg Dawson

Marburn Academy will welcome Dr. Peg Dawson in September 2017, for a parent seminar and a professional workshop open to anyone in the public.

 

Dr. Peg Dawson

DR. PEG DAWSON, Ed.D., NCSP
Clinical and school psychologist, recipient of the National Association of School Psychologists Lifetime Achievement Award, as well as the International School Psychologist Association Distinguished Services Award, and co-author of the best-selling series Smart But Scattered.

 

COMMUNITY PARENT SEMINAR

Executive Skills: What Are They, Why Do Kids Need Them, and How Can We Help Them?

Executive skills are essential for children to reach their GOALS. This seminar will provide the TOOLS to help your child acquire the critical skills to be a SUCCESSFUL life-long learner.

THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 14th
7:00–9:00 p.m.
Marburn Academy – 9555 Johnstown Road, New Albany, Ohio 43054

Cost: $20 per person

Registration required by September 8th. Tickets are available here.
Please note that current Marburn parent tickets are available at a reduced price. Please contact the school for more details.


PROFESSIONAL WORKSHOP

Smart but Scattered: Practical Strategies to Boost Any Student’s Executive Skills

In this seminar, you will receive an overview of EXECUTIVE SKILLS and BRAIN FUNCTIONS associated with students’ development and learn a variety of practical STRATEGIES to improve a student’s executive function skills that can be IMPLEMENTED in the classroom.

FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 15th
8:00–3:30 p.m.
Marburn Academy – 9555 Johnstown Road, New Albany, Ohio 43054

Cost: $135 per person; Groups of 3 or more $125 per person

Registration required by September 1st. Tickets are available here.