Open to all parents, families and the whole community!
The ABC’s of Standards Based Learning
Jacquelyn Moga, Executive Director of Assessment, Racine Unified School District
Parents and families will learn about the state assessments that help our schools measure if students are meeting goals for what they should know and be able to do at a specific grade level so they can graduate college and/or career ready. Parents will gain a deeper understanding of state and district assessments.
|Monday, October 30||5:00 pm - 6:30 pm||Location: Gifford School|
HEALTH & WELLNESS
I’m Every Woman
Lakiesha Russell, LPC, Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin, New Beginnings Clinic Wadewitz School
Creating a space for women of all backgrounds to share their life story while adding coping strategies to their toolbox to handle life’s daily challenges and make time to care for themselves.
|Monday, October 9||5:00 pm - 6:30 pm||Location: New George Bray Neighborhood YMCA|
|Monday, October 23||5:15 pm - 6:30 pm||Location: Knapp Community School|
Whole Body Stress, Whole Body Healing
Kristine Jacobs, LCSW, Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin, New Beginnings Clinic Knapp School
This workshop will focus on daily stress management tips and techniques including resources for mindfulness, grounding and meditation.
Monday, October 9 5:15 pm - 6:30 pm Location: Knapp Community School
Kristine Jacobs, LCSW, Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin, New Beginning Clinic Knapp School
Learn how to master calm and effective communication.
Monday, October 23 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm Location: New George Bray Neighborhood YMCA
Dwayne Bryant, Inner Vision International
Providing food for thought as to the consequences of action, reaction, and making responsible choices to promote positive and respectful encounters between the police and community.
Saturdays, October 14 & October 21 9:30 am - 11:30 am Location: Knapp Community School
2 week course, earn a Certificate of Participation
Focus on Fathers
A group based fatherhood initiative that is designed to assist low income, minority, and non-custodial fathers with the skills and attitudes to become more nurturing towards their children.
Monday, October 9 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm Location: New George Bray Neighborhood YMCA
Monday, October 23 5:15 pm - 6:30 pm Location: Knapp Community School
Dark Girls Documentary Viewing & Panel Discussion
RUSD Office of Family & Community Engagement
Features lived experiences associated with social identity and image faced by dark-skinned girls & women. Explores the roots of classism, racism and the lack of self-esteem.
Saturday, October 21 9:30 am - 11:30 am Location: New George Bray Neighborhood YMCA
Monday, October 23 5:15 pm - 7:15 pm Location: Knapp Community School
Visit www.rusd.org for complete list of topics and sessions offered at other school and community locations. Translation services available upon request, contact the RUSD Office of Family & Community Engagement 262-631-7071, 262-631-7053.