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ParentWiser Event Helps Parents Foster Intrinsic Motivation

April 25, 2017 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM Issaquah High School Register

April 25th The Gift of Failure: Fostering Intrinsic Motivation and Resilience in Kids by national keynote and best-selling author, Jessica Lahey.  TWO times and locations to choose from!

In today’s culture, do we coddle our kids enough?  Too much?  Jessica Lahey summarizes the current research on autonomy-supportive parenting and teaching, competence, rewards, praise, and failure, and gives us advice on how to allow students to succeed over the long term.  Join our community book read to prepare for a cultural change! (See display and books at Barnes & Noble Issaquah).  For parents of K-12.

Register for these events at http://ParentWiser.org

New - WATCH ONLINE!  Did you miss Amy Lang’s talk on Birds+Bees+Kids?  That event, plus 28 additional high caliber online parent ed talks from EdNextGen,  are now available on ParentWiser.org/watch-online! With a click, enjoy parent ed on a variety of current topics from the convenience of your home, anytime.  Audio downloads are included to listen on-the-go.  ParentWiser is thrilled to offer these FREE with your PTSA membership to any Issaquah district school.  Enjoy!

ParentWiser events are FREE for Issaquah school district PTSA members, donations requested for non-members at registration or at the door; sponsored by Issaquah PTSA Council, Issaquah Schools Foundation and Swedish Medical of Issaquah.

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