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Parenting in the Time of Corona: A Webinar for Elementary School Parents

Date: May 27, 2020

Time: 7:00-8:00 PM

Location: Online

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How parents can care for the social and emotional needs of their children now and in the coming months. Brought to you by a collaboration of parents and educators from Newton.

Panelists:

Melissa Greco, second grade teacher at Angier School for the past 10 years. She holds Masters degrees in special education and reading and literacy. .Melissa has cultivated her interest through continued professional development opportunities, including Responsive Classroom II, Zones of Regulation, and yoga.

Dr. Jeff Lemberg, experienced educator and founder and executive director of Boys for the Better, a Newton-based nonprofit organization that works primarily with male-identifying students and uses media literacy education to teach the social and emotional skills necessary for healthy relationship development.

Sally Mazur, Social Worker at Memorial Spaulding and Zervis for the last 23 years. She has a Masters degrees in both Preschool Special Education and Social Work and has spent her career teaching and supporting the development of social and emotional competencies within educational contexts.

Jim Vetter, moderator for this Webinar and Executive Director of the Social-Emotional Learning Alliance for Massachusetts (www.SEL4MA.org) and Associate Director of Health and Technology at the Education Develop Center in Waltham.