The Well-Balanced Student: Reducing Academic Stress

Hosted by the GATE (Gifted & Talented Education) Program of Santa Cruz City Schools.  Presented by Jim Lobdell of Challenge Success, a Stanford-based project

Tuesday April 13, 6:30 -8:30 pm
Santa Cruz High School Auditorium
Childcare & Translation provided
Free & Open to the Public

STUDENTS and PARENTS!
Are the stresses of school overwhelming?  Then this talk is for you.  Come on April 13 to:

  • Find out how students are coping in our high-stakes, high-pressure culture
  • Take a look at a day in the life of a high-achieving student
  • Discover concrete, practical strategies for parents and students that allow them to pursue real success in the 21st century

Jim Lobdell, M.A., is the co-founder of Challenge Success, formerly the SOS: Stressed-Out Students Project, a Stanford-based national research and intervention project for K-12 schools to counter the causes of academic stress.  He is an educational consultant with expertise in curriculum design, school reform, parent education, and youth sports.

If you have any questions or would like to reserve childcare, please contact Sue Grasso at sgrasso@sccs.santacruz.k12. ca.us or 429-3410, ext. 297