Newport Heights Elementary PTA

 

Coming in March

Dr. Ann Steel MD, MA, LMHC

presenting

SCREEN TIME & YOUR CHILD

March 21st, 2019*

Today everyone has questions about the healthy use of electronic devices. Parents wonder how much screen time is too much or at what age they should give their child a cell phone, and Mom and Dad often disagree about the rules. Parent-teacher organizations want to know what the experts recommend about laptops in schools or cell phone policies.  With the World Health Organization’s announcement that Gaming Disorder will now be officially recognized, counselors and other medical professionals need tools for assessing and treating their clients.                                           

There will be a lot of tips, information and ideas that will be shared. Below is just a portion of what will be talked about at this evening event. 

  • Benefits and risks of screen activities
  • Practical tips for parents to begin using at home
  • Expert guidelines for how much time, which apps or games
  • Solutions for battles over screen time
  • Answers to privacy and safety concerns

"I am devoted to helping families, communities, and professionals understand and manage the challenges that arise from personal technology use. "                                - Dr. Ann Steel

 

*Time to be determined

 


 

 

BoxTopsFor Education

BRING IN YOUR SAVED BOX TOPS

We are renewing the focus on Box Tops for Education.

Keep an eye on your boxes for this logo

 

Ziplocks, Cheerios, Annie's brand, Progresso Soup, and MANY MANY other participating products

Link to full list of Participating Products -- BoxTops 4 Education

Some fun collection sheets for you to use

BoxTops4Education - Collection Sheet

    • Copies are also in the Office.
  • Save them in bags of 50 and turn them in at the Newport Heights Elementary main office.





 

 

Upcoming Events

 

February 15th - Dolphin Chat (Morning) 8am

February 18-22nd -No School Mid Winter Break

March 8th - Movie Night - 6:30pm

March 15th - No School - BSD Professional Day

March 18th - No School - BSD Professional Day

 

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