Social Worker's Blog

What you need to know

This year we are continuing the Second Step program. The goal of this program is to teach students to:
    •     Develop self-awareness and self management skills
    •    Use social-awareness and interpersonal skills
    •    Demonstrate decision-making skills
    •    Instill responsible behavior

Tuesday, August 14, 2018
Hi Parent,
If your child has trouble staying organized or forgets to bring papers home from school, you're not alone. Color-coding school supplies can make it a little easier for both of you. And if keeping one bit of information in mind while doing something else is a challenge, it may be due to working memory issues. Download graphic organizers that can help kids keep information handy. Then, explore more everyday ways to boost working memory.
This Week is National Suicide Prevention Week
Sept. 9-15

  • Suicide Prevention is Everyone's Business
  • Know the Warning Signs of Suicide 
    • Threatening or talking about hurting or killing one's self
    • Looking for ways to harm one's self
    • Talking or writing about death, dying or suicide
  • National Suicide Prevention Hotline 
    • 1-800-273-8255
  • For further info. Check out the articles in the links below.

Matthew Borden,
Nov 17, 2017, 11:46 AM
Matthew Borden,
Nov 17, 2017, 11:46 AM