Parent Family Engagement Series

  • Parent Family EngagementAt AGCS, we strive to build genuine relationships with our students and their families. Relationships with families support overall family well-being and children's healthy development. When families are engaged, partnerships are created that have a common focus – helping children grow and thrive.

    To help support our rock star parents, we're offering a free series of Parent Family Engagement Workshops on a variety of topics. We look forward to your joining us!


2022-2023 Workshops

  • Individualized Education PlanUnderstanding the IEP Process

    Tuesday, November 22nd
    12:00-1:00 PM or 6:00-7:00 PM

    This online training will provide an overview of the Individualized Education Plan (IEP) process, including required timelines, paperwork, meetings, team member roles, and more.

    No RSVP required! Just log into the the Zoom meeting to attend.

    Social Emotionla LearningMental Health and Social Emotional Learning

    Monday, January 30th
    12:00-1:00 PM or 6:00-7:00 PM

    This training will include information on supporting students with mental health needs as well as tips to incorporate social emotional learning into everyday practices. 

    No RSVP required! Just log into the Zoom meeting to attend.

    Teen girls on cell phonesChester County Safe Schools Summit: Parenting in a Digital World

    Thursday, March 30
    6:30-8:30 PM

    Register for this online meeting to receive the link  

    This event will focus on examining current digital interaction apps and platforms, increasing parental awareness of digital interaction threats and identifying the steps that parents can take to keep children safe. We will explore the digital connections children make through social media, gaming systems, and various online applications.

    Teaching the Whole ChildStrategies to Support the Whole Child

    Monday, April 24th
    12:00-1:00 PM or 6:00-7:00 PM

    This training will provide a multitude of strategies to support children outside of the educational setting in areas such as academics, behavior, communication, and more.

    No RSVP required! Just log into the Zooom meeting to attend.

Recorded Workshops

  • I Cannot Go To School Today.
    Recorded Tuesday, September 1, 2020
    Our Head School Nurse, Holly Verderame, MSN, RN, CSN shares a presentation on how anxiety may present itself as excessive absences or nurse visits, including some overall data on anxiety and sharing coping skills to address anxiety.
    Download the presentation slides PDF