The Santa Cruz City Schools GATE (Gifted and Talented Education) committee is sponsoring this special event, open to everyone, on November 7th, 6:30 -8:30 p.m. at Branciforte Middle School in the auditorium.

With her down-to-earth and humorous approach, Victoria Olivadoti (aka Homework Doc) offer phomeworksolutions.jpgractical strategies for parents to empower their students, build self-confidence and a sense ofrs independence. Her approach is relevant to parents and students of any age. Her book, Homework Solutions for Weary Students & Their Parents, gives real-life solutions to reduce the stress of homework, while improving the communication between home and school.

The event is open to the public; interested students welcome. Spanish translation will be offered. Childcare will be provided, if reserved by 11/5. To reserve, call Ian Walker, 429-3410, ext. 244.