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If the video presentation of an SBPA Workshop is not listed here yet, it maybe be available on the Viking Television Network
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2016-2017 SBPA Workshops

Downloads for the 3/13 SBPA Workshop: Next Generation Science Standards

Handouts:
PowerPoint Presentation


Downloads for the 2/27 SBPA Workshop: Heartfulness: Guided Relaxation Strategy

Handouts:
PowerPoint Presentation
Heartfulness Parent Information


Downloads for the 2/23 SBPA Workshop: Research & Inquiry: Engaging Students, Encouraging Discovery

Handouts:
PowerPoint Presentation


Downloads for the 1/24 SBPA Workshop: Self-Regulation: Continuing the Conversation

Handouts:
PowerPoint Presentation
Self-Regulation Resources


Downloads for the 1/10 SBPA Workshop: Resistance to Change: Overcome It & Unlock Your Potential
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Handouts:
PowerPoint Presentation


Downloads for the 12/1 SBPA Workshop: Freedom to Fail: Fostering Positive Risk Taking, Creativity & Growth
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Handouts:
PowerPoint Presentation
The Gift of Failure


Downloads for the 11/17 SBPA Workshop: HIB: Connect and Respect
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Handouts:
PowerPoint Presentation
Bullying & Cyberbullying Websites


Downloads for the 10/6 & 10/27 SBPA Workshop: Film Study: "Race to Nowhere" Parts 1 & 2
Click here to view the Part 1 Presentation Click here to view the Part 2 Presentation

Handouts:
Race To Nowhere: Post-viewing Discussion Activity


2015-2016 SBPA Workshops

Downloads for the 2/25 SBPA Workshop: Managing Transitions: Helping to Ensure a Soft Landing
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Handouts:
Guiding Our Children Through School Transitions: Middle School
Guiding Our Children Through School Transitions: High School
PowerPoint Presentation


Downloads for the 2/9 SBPA Workshop: The Price of Admission
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Downloads for the 1/21 SBPA Workshop: Self Regulated Learners: Developing Lifelong Learning Skills for Success

Handouts:
PowerPoint Presentation


Downloads for the 1/7 SBPA Workshop: Freedom to Fail: Fostering Positive Risk Taking, Creativity & Growth
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Handouts:
Freedom to Fail Rubric
Famous Failures
Freedom to Fail DO NOW
Mistake Contract


Downloads for the 12/3 SBPA Workshop: Positive Parenting: Because "Just Say No" Isn’t Enough

Handouts:
PowerPoint Presentation


Downloads for the 9/28 SBPA Workshop: BYOD (Bring Your Own Device)
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Handouts:
PowerPoint Presentation





2014-2015 SBPA Workshops

Downloads for the 4/19 SBPA Workshop: Positive Parenting: Inspiring Students to Make Smarter, Safer Choices
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Handouts:
PowerPoint Presentation


Downloads for the 3/19 SBPA Workshop: Quiet: The Power of Introverts
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Handouts:
Quiet Quiz: Are You an Introvert or an Extrovert?
Introvert Manifesto
Susan Cain on Introversion (YouTube Video)
What's Your Personality Type? (Web Link)
PowerPoint Presentation


Downloads for the 1/22 SBPA Workshop: Self Regulated Learners: Developing Lifelong Learning Skills for Success
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Handouts:
PowerPoint Presentation


Downloads for the 1/8 SBPA Workshop: Learning to Tolerate Discomfort
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Handouts:
PowerPoint Presentation


Downloads for the 11/20 SBPA Workshop: Success vs. Stress
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Downloads for the 11/13 SBPA Workshop: The Deceptive Complexity of Raising a Respectful Child
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Downloads for the 10/21 SBPA Workshop: PARCC: Lessons Learned from the Field Test
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Handouts:
PowerPoint Presentation


Downloads for the 10/16 SBPA Workshop: Technology 24/7: Too Much of a Good Thing? - Parenting "Tech'd Out" Teens
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2013-2014 SBPA Workshops

Downloads for the 03/19 SBPA Workshop: PARCC: Understanding the New School Assessments
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Handouts:
PARCC: A New Vision of Assessment
Online Key Testing Terms
Sample PARCC Question Websites
PARCC Frequently Asked Questions
PowerPoint Presentation


Downloads for the 02/20 SBPA Workshop: Testing Anxiety and the Use of Humor: "Your Funny Bone's Connected to Your … Test Score!"

Handouts:
Parent Self-Reflection Inventory
Ready Set Relax - Test Prep
Ten Ways to Help Your Child Handle School Stress
Test Me Maybe Lyrics
Ways to Increase Laughter in the Home


Downloads for the 01/29 SBPA Workshop: Ready, Set … Now How Do I Let Go?
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Handouts:
Ready, Set … Now How Do I Let Go?
What Parents Can Do To Best Support Child's College Experience
PowerPoint Presentation


Downloads for the 12/9 SBPA Workshop: "The BULLY Project":   Movie & Discussion
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Handouts:
BULLY: The Movie - Post Movie Discussion
PowerPoint Presentation


Downloads for the 11/21 SBPA Workshop: Google’s Chromebook: Going Beyond the Test – A Doorway to the Future!
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Handouts:
PowerPoint Presentation

Movies:
Chromebook Parent Workshop K-12  (May have a long load time.)
Introducing the Chromebook
100 Years of Fantastic Technology Predictions


Downloads for the 10/17 SBPA Workshop: Achieve NJ
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Handouts:
PowerPoint Presentation

Movies:
Simulation 1 Elementary School (Katherine Brown)  (May have a long load time.)
Stronge


Downloads for the 10/10 SBPA Workshop: STEM Education: Knowledge and Skills for the Jobs of the Future
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Handouts:
Promoting STEM Education at Home - Resources and Ideas
PowerPoint Presentation


Downloads for the 09/26 SBPA Workshop: Executive Functioning: Making the Most of Your Intelligence
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Handouts:
Helping Kids Who Struggle With Executive Functions
Executive Functioning Intervention List
Executive Functioning Graphic Organizer




2012-2013 SBPA Workshops

Downloads for the 3/14 SBPA Program: Sugar & Spice and Not Everything Nice? Understanding and Raising Successful Daughters

Handouts:
Sugar and Spice


Downloads for the 2/21 SBPA Program: Logical Consequences: The Importance Of Limits and Boundaries

Handouts:
Responsive Classroom
PowerPoint Presentation


Downloads for the 4/4 SBPA Program: The Minds of Boys Part II: Purposeful Parenting and Helping Our Sons Fulfill Their Potential

Handouts:
Purposeful Parenting
Basic Requests for Communicating with Boys
Walking in this World
16 Habits of Mind
PowerPoint Presentation


Downloads for the 1/31 SBPA Program: Harassment, Intimidation and Bullying (HIB): Beyond the Labels

Handouts:
Bullying and Harassment Brochure
Bullying and Harassment Bibliography
Anti-Bullying Resources
PowerPoint Presentation


Downloads for the 12/4 SBPA Program: Understanding the New National Standards for English Language Arts

Handouts:
6th Grade Parent Guide to CCSS
7th Grade Parent Guide to CCSS
8th Grade Parent Guide to CCSS
A Primer on Close Reading of Text
CCSS: Shifts for Students and Parents
Powerpoint Presentation


Downloads for the 10/18 SBPA Program: Understanding the New National Standards for Mathematics

Handouts:
Understanding the Common Core Standards
CCSS Resources and Websites
PowerPoint Presentation


Downloads for the 10/4 SBPA Program: 21st Century Skills: Critical Thinking and Problem Solving Skills
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Handouts:
Powerpoint for Critial Thinking Workshop
Critial Thinking Questions
Critial Thinking for Families
Revised Blooms Taxonomy


Downloads for the 9/22 SBPA Program: Powerful Strategies to Help Children Become Better Learners
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Downloads for the 9/13 SBPA Program: SALT & PEPPER: Informational & Digital Skills for the 21st Century
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Handouts:
SALT Card
PEPPER Card
Powerpoint for SALT & PEPPER




2011-2012 SBPA Workshops

Downloads for the 3/14 SBPA Program: Safety Behind the Wheel
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Downloads for the 2/13 SBPA Program: The Mind of Boys II
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Handouts:
Minds of Boys II powerpoint
Basic Requests for Communicating with Boys
Walking in this World
16 Habits of Mind

Downloads for the 1/31 SBPA Program: Sugar & Spice
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Handouts:
Powerpoint Slides
A Reason
Resources for Books and Movies That Help Girls Grow
Resources to Support our Girls

Downloads for the 12/1 SBPA Program: The Mind of Boys I
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Downloads for the 11/16 SBPA Program: Learning to Read, Reading to Learn
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Handouts:
Getting Your Child Ready to Read Flyer
What Kids Really Want to Read Flyer
A Parent’s Guide to Helping Your Child Learn to Read Flyer
A Parent’s Guide to Raising Ready Readers
Processing Written Text Flyer
Tips for Choosing a Book/What I’ve Read Flyer
Parent Tips for Teen Readers flyer
Helping Teens Find Something to Read Flyer
Helping Teens to Write Better Flyer

Downloads for the 11/15 SBPA Program presented at SBHS:
TRANSITIONING PARENTS: HOW TO HELP YOUR KIDS (AND YOURSELF) SUCCESSFULLY TRANSITION OUT OF HIGH SCHOOL
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Powerpoint

Downloads for the SBSD/SBPA Harassment, Intimidation and Bullying Workshops
Harassment, Intimidation and Bullying Brochure
SBSD Parent Academy Bullying and Harassment Brochure

SBSD Presentation to Elementary School Families – Oct. 19, 2011

SBSD - Harassment Intimidation and Bullying: Middle School Parents Edition - October 17, 2011
SBSD - Powerpoint Presentation to Middle School Families – Oct. 27, 2011

SBSD - Harassment Intimidation and Bullying: High School Parents Edition - October 25, 2011
SBSD Presentation to High School Families – Oct. 25, 2011

Dr. Isaiah Pickens' HIB Bullying Presentation – Oct. 25, 2011

Downloads for the 10/6/2011 Presentation
Helping your child navigate the road to Middle School Success Presentation
Helping your child navigate the road to Middle School Success Handouts

Downloads for the 9/25/2011 Presentation
Click here to view the entire event - Powerful Strategies to help Children Become Better Learners

2010-2011 SBPA Workshops

Downloads for the March 30th Presentation
Watch the March 30th Presentation Here
Cultural Conversations Presentation
Urban Dreams Overview
Dr. Elias' Bio
Resources to Help with Emotionally Intelligent Parenting and Teaching

Downloads for the January 31st Presentation
Research Resources

Downloads for the November 30th Presentation
The Mind of Boys presentation
Magazine Gifts for our Boys

Downloads for the October 21st Presentation
The Key Topics: Return to Rules & Logical Consequences

2009-2010 SBPA Workshops

Downloads for the February 16th Presentation
Writing Workshop

Downloads for the January 27th Presentation
Focus: Helping your child to deal with issues of bullying and harassment

Downloads for the November 9th Presentation
Activity Workbook
Resources

Downloads for the September 29th Presentation
Soft Skills

2008-2009 SBPA Workshops

Downloads for the March 2009 Presentation
The Power of Laughter

Downloads for the January 2009 Presentation
Bystander to "Upstander": Helping Your Child to Deal with Issues of Bullying and Harassment.

Downloads for the November 2008 Presentation
Social Studies

Downloads for the September 2008 Presentation
Rules and Logical Consequences

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