Our teachers are looking forward to the upcoming online parent/teacher conferences Friday, March 5, beginning at 12:30. Remember, it’s an early dismissal day with students leaving at 11:42. Please contact Lena in the office beginning Monday to sign up for a slot to meet with your child’s teacher online. Also, please feel free to email … More Online Parent/Teacher Conferences
Dr. Delaney Ruston – Some people take their challenging life experiences and use those hard experiences to do something positive for the world. Cam Adair is one of those people. He had not planned to start a major movement, but his viral post was the catalyst for his starting Game Quitters, an online platform, where … More Recovered Gaming Addict Shares Insights
We’ve made it to yet another significant milestone, our February break, still without incident. We’ve been fortunate during these unpredictable days of the pandemic. I’m pleased with our students’ optimistic approach to this less-than-ideal situation. Anxiety exists, but there is always encouragement when needed. I hope everyone enjoys their holiday. Stay safe!
Dr. Delaney Ruston – Pretty much every parent I talk with shares my sadness and concern about our kids and teens’ social isolation during this pandemic. On top of isolation from friends and all the obstacles to making new friends, there is the whole world of romantic relationships and sexuality — flirting, wanting a boyfriend … More Pressure For Pics In The Pandemic
I totally get if it has felt very triggering when you see articles about titles like, “What your kids should be doing right now,” — implying that you should make sure they get off screens and do exercise, art, etc. I think about a mom who told me not that long ago how she got … More My Kid Is Not Motivated, Now What?
Our live calendar can be found on our website at http://www.qsi.org/papa/. Click on the calendar icon at the top. Upcoming events are listed there, just as they are in this newsletter. As the title of this post shows, we will be celebrating Chinese New Year on Friday, February 12, which also marks our 100th day … More Chinese New Year, February Break, and Parent/Teacher Conferences