“Organizing Your Child for a Successful School Year: Systems and Strategies to Use TODAY” with Seana Turner

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Mon., Sept. 18, 9:30-11 AM, First Congregational Church.  Targeted for parents with children 4-11.  Topics: setting up a staging area and homework station, using planners, and managing backpacks and time.  Sponsored by YWCA Darien/Norwalk Parent Awareness. To register: http://www.ywcadn.org/organizing
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Essential Steps to Get Your 9th and 10th Grader School and College-Admissions Ready

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Darien Depot Invites You to a Free Parent Workshop Presented by:   Essential Steps to Get Your 9th and 10th Grader School and College-Admissions Ready Parents will learn the important steps freshman and sophomores should take for a successful path to college. Monday, October 2nd 7.00 pm The Depot Youth Center 25 Heights Road | Darien, CT 06820 There is no charge for the program, but registration is requested. Register Now: http://enroll.successfulstudyskills4students.com/enroll/depo...
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7 Ways to Support Your Student’s Study Practice

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Darien Depot Invites You to a Free Parent Workshop Presented by: 7 Ways to Support Your Student's Study Practice During this powerful one-hour presentation, parents will learn how to they can support their child with seven tools and concrete ideas that can be implemented right away for better results and grades.  There is no charge for the program, but registration is requested. Bring a friend! Thursday, September 28 7:00 PM  The Depot Youth Center 25 Heights Road | Darien, CT 06820...
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Teen Dating Violence Discussion

One in four girls between 13 & 21 is experiencing some form of teen dating violence; one in 10 girls is experiencing physical teen dating violence. Amanda Posila, Training Director from The Center for Family Justice will be at the Depot Monday, September 25, 2017, to bring an invaluable presentation on teen dating violence; the signs, prevention of dating violence and where to get help. This discussion is sponsored by The Depot’s “Girls Night Out” program and the Darien Domestic Abuse Cou...
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How to Write Great College Essays

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Thursday, June 20th 7:00-8:30 pm at The Depot Many great kids write average (even bad) college essays – essays about “life lessons learned from football” or “how my trip to Europe broadened my cultural horizons.” Better tales are there for the essay. This workshop will show you what admissions officers really look for in great college essays, and offer suggestions for finding and sharing your best stories. This seminar is FREE, but reservations are required to attend: https://col...
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Highly Selective College Admissions: How to Stand Out in the Crowd

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Monday, July 17th 7:00-8:30pm at THE DEPOT Have you ever wondered what it really takes to get into a school like Harvard?  While this seminar alone will not get students into Harvard (if it could, we’d need a LOT more seats), we will tell you how schools like the Ivy Leagues, Stanford, Northwestern and the rest of the nation’s most selective colleges make decisions from pools full of the most qualified applicants. We’ll explain what those admitted students do to set themselves apart...
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Free Parent Workshop/9th and 10th Grader School and College Admission

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There is no charge for the program, but registration is requested. Register Now: http://enroll.successfulstudyskills4students.com/enroll/depot Bring a friend! Need more info? http://www.successfulstudyskills4students.com/depot For more information, please call: 203-307-5455, or email us. About Successful Study Skills 4 Students S4’s mission is to unlock the power of learning to improve, enhance, and support students’ academic careers. S4 provides strategies, and study skills needed t...
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