Ridgeline Academy is proud to introduce Parent University. Parent University provides parents and caregivers learning opportunities that will allow for increased engagement and understanding in their children's educational process. It will aid in empowering parents to raise children who are successful in school, college and career.
Sessions focus on child development, effective parenting skills, and academic needs and interests. The classes are presented by local educators, law enforcement and community members. All parents and caregivers are invited. Childcare will be provided.
August session: Love & logic
The first session is entitled Love & Logic. It will be held on Thursday, August 10th at 6pm. This session will be an introduction to Love & Logic. It will be lead by Sue Addy, an educator and trained Love & Logic facilitator.
"The Love and Logic approach to parenting is built around the science of crafting caring and respectful relationships. An authentic, loving connection between parents and their children is the root of a healthy, thriving relationship built on trust and understanding." (www.loveandlogic.com)
Interested in signing up for this session? Click here.
September session: Core knowledge
We will be offering Core Knowledge as our second session on Thursday, September 14th at 6pm. Ridgeline Academy prides itself providing our students with an education that is rich in literature, vocabulary while building background knowledge. This Parent University session will provide our parents with a better understand of what Core Knowledge is, how it benefits your child, how our teachers use it in the classroom and the different resources offered to parents.
If you are interested in Parent University: Core Knowledge, click here to sign up.
october session: internet safety
Ridgeline Academy has asked Phoenix Police Department to come to campus to talk to our parents about internet safety on Thursday, October 19th at 6pm. In today's ever changing world of technology, it is helpful to hear from the experts what to look for and how can we keep out children safe on the internet, in social and on smartphones.
If you are interested in Parent University: Internet Safety, click here to sign up.