Update: If you are an educator in St. Johns County, The Community Empowerment Series has been approved for in-service hours. Please register on SunGard and sign-in when you arrive on Saturday, March 29th at The Dance Company’s exhibitors table. Daycare providers can also earn in-service hours.
Online registration is highly recommended.
Workshops are at 9:30 am and 1:30 pm. Please check the appropriate box when making your online reservation.
Schedule is as follows:
9:00am to 10:30am Stacey Honowitz
10:45am to 12:00pm Dr. Sameer Hinduja
12:00pm to 12:45pm Lunch break (Food vendors will be on campus)
12:45pm to 1:30pm Dr. Michele Borba
1:30pm to 1:45pm Break
1:45pm to 2:45pm Dr. Michele Borba
2:45pm to 3:00pm QA from the audience for Michele and Sameer
Theresa’s workshop description (9:30am & 1:30pm):
Being a parent or teacher or someone that works with today’s youth didn’t come with a guide book. Being a tween or a teen growing up with digital immigrants for parents didn’t come with a guidebook. Well, now you have one! Join Theresa Payton, at her Don’t Just Survive, Thrive worshops. Theresa Payton, former CIO of the White House, Mama to three active kids, Founder and CEO of Fortalice LLC and the author of two books, including the new Privacy in the Age of Big Data featured on Jon Stewart’s The Daily Show 1/21/2014 will share stories and tips on how to survive and thrive in the Digital Age! Perfect for tweens, teens, parents, teachers, and any adults who want to have a positive influence on today’s youth!
Sarah’s workshop description (9:30am & 1:30pm):
Being a girl isn’t always easy, and growing up is far from a walk in the park. So join Sarah Burningham, a real-life big sister, at the GIRL TO GIRL workshops, and get some advice on navigating all of life’s big moments, from first bras to first periods. The author of three books, including the new Girl to Girl: Honest Talk About Growing Up and Your Changing Body, Sarah will share stories and tips on how to care for your skin, deal with body odor and shaving, find the right bra, handle your first period, create healthy habits, and more! Perfect for girls—and their parents!—the workshops also give insight into Sarah’s research with doctors, nurses, psychologists, as well as hundreds of girls and their parents, while answering questions from girls in a fun, comforting way.