Beach Cities School Well Being
A Screening with Alex Gray
Each week, teachers lead students in a Second Step’s social emotional learning curriculum to teach powerful skills and competencies—like handling strong emotions, setting and meeting goals, making good decisions, and forging positive relationships—while building the safe, supported learning environment middle schoolers need to succeed. Click here to view the curriculum and here for their parent website.
MBUSD Social Emotional Learning Parent Series
Sign up for a new 4-part Workshop Series “Emotional Support During Distance Learning” for MBUSD parents. Featured Expert Olivia Tiffany, Family Counselor, Life Coach and Doctoral Student of Child Psychology will provide insight and tools to support your child’s social-emotional well-being.
• Friday 12/11/20, 9:30–10:30am - EMOTIONAL SUPPORT: Teens & tweens today are under increased stress and anxiety. In this session, we’ll talk about signs of depression and how parents can identify the signs and tools to best support their children.
• Friday 1/8/21, 9:30–10:30am - NUTRITION & MOOD: We will discuss how a balanced diet can help balance your child's moods. Ways to approach the topic of healthy foods and help implement into their lives.
• Friday 2/5/21, 9:30–10:30am - SOCIAL CONNECTIONS DURING COVID: The rushed adoption of technology to support distance learning programs, fast tracked many tweens online. Here we will discuss how to set up parameters and rules around screen time and social media.
• Friday 3/12/21, 9:30–10:30am - TECHNOLOGY & SOCIAL MEDIA: How to keep this alive and prevent your child from feeling lonely.