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TELL Parenting Program – Executive Function Skills, May 18th

The TELL Parenting Program workshop series each school year support global parents on a wide-range of topics. The next program on Wednesday May 18th, 2016  (10:00 – 12:00) is about Executive Function skills: Learn how to help support your child or student who struggles in these areas with concrete strategies for improving executive functioning skills.

TELL Parenting ProgramI have attended quite a few of the EPP programs over the past years and have found each one to be valuable to maintain some sanity in our crazy house!  The Exceptional Parenting Program, which runs from October to May, features six or more presentations by English speakers from a variety of disciplines and takes place at in Minami Aoyama, Tokyo.   The workshops are centered on providing insightful, practical information to increase awareness and understanding of various issues associated with raising and educating a child with learning differences/diverse needs. The workshops are free of charge, but donations are highly appreciated to support future EPP workshops.

TELL Parenting Program – Executive Function Skills, May 18th

Executive Function SkillsExecutive functioning is the essential ingredient to managing the details of relationships, school, work, and life.  Mental effort, working memory, self monitoring, organization, flexible thinking, time management and emotional control, among others, are skills managed by the brain’s “executive” control center.  Learn how to help support your child or student who struggles in these areas with concrete strategies for improving executive functioning skills. The workshop will be highly interactive, so plan to bring your questions, ideas, and willingness to participate! Presented by Susan Islascox, MA, Learning Support Teacher and Jill Joroff, EdM, School Psychologist. The program is free, but a 1,000 yen donation is suggested.  Also best to RSVP to Jill Joroff at excep.parents@telljp.com


10:00 – 12:00
Wesley Centre, Seminar Room 2F, 6-10-11 Minami Aoyama, Minato-ku, Tokyo, 107-0062
Website: http://telljp.com/event/organized-on-time-and-in-control-strategies-for-supporting-your-childs-executive-functioning/

About the TELL Exceptional Parenting Program

The Exceptional Parenting Program (EPP) provides a forum where parents and professionals can broaden their knowledge of issues related to raising and educating children with diverse needs, seek and exchange information in a supportive atmosphere, and access a lending library of books, magazines and recorded presentations.

特別子育て支援プログラム

様々な障害を抱える子どもを持つ家族、教育関係者や専門家に対して、講演会、ネットワーキング、子育てに関する文庫や専門書を揃えた貸出図書、録画された講演会の発信、情報交換などを通じて学びの場を提供しています。

 

Executive Function SkillsTELL is dedicated to increasing the accessibility of our programs so that more families and professionals can benefit from the resources that are available in the community.  In light of this, TELL now provides Exceptional Parenting Program (EPP) workshops in three different formats shown above, whenever possible, and with the agreement from the individual speaker.

Live on-site

Usually held in the Wesley Center seminar room.

  • The participants are in the room with the speaker;
  • The participants have the opportunity to engage in real-time Q&As with the speaker;
  • The participants have the opportunities to speak directly with the speaker after the workshop.

Live off-site

Whenever possible and with IT permitting, the workshops will be broadcast live in selected locations in Japan (outside of Tokyo).

  • The viewers have the opportunities to access EPP workshop in real time without traveling to Tokyo;
  • The viewers have the opportunity to participate in real-time Q&A with the speaker via the broadcast screen;
  • There is no guarantee that every EPP workshop will be broadcast live outside of the seminar room
  • Both the organizer and the viewers may experience unexpected IT failure.

Online (after workshop)

Whenever possible and with IT permitting, the workshop will be recorded and will be available on the TELL website shortly after the workshop for 30 days.

  • The viewers have the opportunity to access a recording of the EPP workshop at their convenience from anywhere;
  • There is no guarantee that every EPP workshop will be recorded/archived;
  • Both the organizer and the viewers may experience unexpected IT failure.

TELL Offices
Wesley Center 2F
6-10-11 Minami-Aoyama
Minato-ku, Tokyo 107-0062
〒107-0062
東京都港区南青山6-10-11
ウェスレーセンター2F
TEL: 03-4550-1191
FAX: 03-3797-3665

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TELL Parenting Program – Executive Function Skills, May 18th

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