Africa is NOT a Country

Part I: Cultural Exchange Day With Ghana

Potomac Middle School

  • 8:30 - 9:00 Breakfast & Registration
  • 9:00 - 9:15 Welcome Remarks
  • 9:20 - 10:20 Session 1
  • 10:30 - 11:30 Session 2
  • 11:30 - 12:15 Lunch
  • 1:20 - 2:20 Session 3
  • 2:30 - 3:00 Planning



Office of Professional Learning

Registration is now open till Friday, October 16

COURSE # CRI 730


Parents & community members RSVP with Jan Sisk at SISKJA@pwcs.edu or 703-791-7369

SESSIONS FOR THE DAY

  • COMMUNICATION -POWER OF VOICE (M.D. BURGOS)
  • FILM- ROOM TO BREATH: MINDFULNESS (M.D. BURGOS)
  • ADJUSTING TO A NEW ENVIRONMENT (M.D. BURGOS)
  • READING LINGUISTICS DIVERSITY (S. AGEE)
  • YOUR HOME AS A LEARNING ENVIRONMENT (WE NEED A TEACHER OR PARENT FOR THIS)
  • EDUCATIONAL WEBSITES FOR HOME & SCHOOL (A.J. PHILLIPS)
  • IEP PROCESS (SPECIAL EDUCATION OFFICE)
  • HEALTH & MENTAL WELLNESS (B. TOMANEK)
  • THE WHOLE CHILD (C.CUSTARD)
  • THE GIFTED LEARNER & PROCESS (GIFTED OFFICE)
  • 10 REGIONS, LANGUAGES, EDUCATION, ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT OF GHANA (GHANA COMMUNITY REPRESENTATIVE)
  • HEALTH, MENTAL WELLNESS, FAITH & ANCESTRAL BELIEFS (GHANA COMMUNITY REPRESENTATIVE)
  • FAMILY STRUCTURES: MARRIAGE/DIVORCE, SOCIAL NORMS, FUNERALS, TRIBES (GHANA COMMUNITY REPRESENTATIVE)