How does my child learn best?|
Should we choose Public or Private?
What about starting Kindergarten earlier or later?
Are there programs for gifted and non-traditional learners?
What are the first things we should do?
The "Choosing the Right Elementary School" workshop offers perspectives, essential information, and best practices for choosing the right Elementary school for your child.
PLEASE NOTE: This event is not part of our Evening Discussion Series, and is primarily intended for Hilltop families. Educators and families from outside the Hilltop community are welcome to attend as guests!
What matters to children in a school setting
How to understand your child's learning needs
Common family considerations for education
The role of parents in today's education climate
Types of schools: Public, Independent, Alternative
Seattle School District: Enrollment options and information
Gifted learning programs and special services
Application process and entrance requirements
Starting Kindergarten at age 5 or 6
Getting started tips
CHILDCARE IS AVAILABLE for current Hilltop children and siblings ages 2-10.
$15/family for Hilltop family members to attend the workshop
$20/family for guests
$20/child for childcare and pizza (Hilltop children and sibs ages 2-10)
Please use the link below to register in advance. Thanks!
ABOUT THE PRESENTER, ANOO PADTE, Hilltop Alum Parent
Anoo Padte, the founder of Art of Education, is a coach, speaker, writer and teacher. She has been interviewed locally and nationally on the topic of school choice and has worked with over 500 families in the last five years. She writes and speaks for PEPS, ParentMap and publishes a weekly blog on education. You can learn more about Art of Education at www.artofeducation.net
|Thursday Oct 15, 2015 6:00 PM - Thursday Oct 15, 2015 7:45 PM | Free - $20.00
Hilltop Children's Center (View)
4 Nickerson Street, Suite 100
Seattle, WA 98109
|Kid Friendly: Yes!|
|Dog Friendly: No|
|Wheelchair Accessible: Yes!|