What are Family Engagement & Life 101 sessions?
Family Engagement/Life 101 is a partnership program between emplyers and the Highlands Economic Partnership's Family Engagement Committee. Various session topics are offered to assist parents and guardians of school-age children address the issues their student(s) may face in school. These partnerships share responsibility for the well-being of children through schools, parents and the business community.
How do these sessions benefit employers and their employees?
Family Engagement/Life 101 sessions have strengthened employer/employee relationships in companies offering the program. Sessions build teamwork among co-workers beyond traditional methods. Offering programs to assist parents/guardians with their school-age children is a step toward building a stronger future workforce. Employees see the company cares about their family which creates stronger work ethic and morale and encourages more employee engagement in the company.
|Responding to Your Child's Personality||Peer Pressure|
|Bullying||ADD & ADHD|
|Self Esteem||Learning Styles|
|Consequences: Logical/Natural||Goal Setting|
|Trophy Parenting||Fitness and Nutrition|
|Respect||Reading and Math Standards|
|Drugs and Risky Behavior||Understanding Test Scores|
|Teen Trends||Pathways to Prosperity|
|Optimistic Child||TN Scholars|
|Anger Management||TN Promise|
|Family Dynamics: Blended/Single||TN Reconnect|
|Social Media||Post-Secondary Education|
|Coping with a Teen Breakup||Finance|
|Mean Girls||WCTE Ready To Learn|
For more information, contact Kathy Bain.