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Screenagers: Growing Up in the Digital Age May 10th 7:30 PM

Screening of the movie:  Screenagers: Growing Up in the Digital Age  will play after our PTSA meeting ((with Spanish subtitles))

May 10th, Prospect High School Performing Arts Center

  • PTSA Meeting: 6:30-7:15pm
  • Screenagers Movie Showing: 7:30-8:40pm
  • Eventbrite - Screenagers: Growing up in the Digital Age - Documentary
  • All parents & students are welcome!  FREE advance registration by May 9th (nominal donation to PTSA requested from walk-ins):

The movie is a great way to open the conversation on how our devices can enhance or overtake.

MORE ABOUT THE MOVIE: http://www.screenagersmovie.com/about/

Read this article: Does your family have the 4 key rules to help reduce screen time?

Read a study on the effects of cellphones and children’s sleep.

Screenagers review by Common Sense Media:

https://www.commonsensemedia.org/movie-reviews/screenagers

ABOUT THE FILMMAKER

Dr. Ruston decided to make Screenagers when she found herself constantly struggling with her own two kids about screen time. This is depicted along with many other stories in Screenagers. Dr. Ruston has won several awards for her work using films to create movements for social change and has been invited to give talks to all types of audiences around the world. Click here to see her full bio.

 

 

PTSA Meeting 05/10/2017 6:30 PM PAC

  • Welcome and Introductions
  • Secretary’s minutes (motion to approve minutes; second the motion; all those in favor; minutes are approved)
  • Student Council’s Report
  • Principal’s Report
  • Treasurer’s Report
  • District Representative Report
  • Membership Update for next school year – updating the flyer that is placed with summer registration material.
  • Elect new PTSA leadership
  • PTSA convention
  • Sixth District PTA – Training Day is May 20th @ 8am, register by May 16
  • Education awards
    • Motion to approve awards for 8 students
    • Need to inform the winners of the scholarship
    • When are Grand awards?
    • Can I get the education award applications for award presentation?
  • Teacher appreciation luncheon preparation
  • Senior breakfast – working with group of senior parents
  • Host a movie screening – “SCREENAGERS .Website: http://www.screenagersmovie.com/
  • Next Meeting? Or, meet for lunch?