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Dr. Steven Pfeiffer: The Hearts and Minds of Gifted Children

If you are registered and cannot attend, please email Nicole Walrond at nicole.walrond@westmountcharter.com so that we may give your spot to someone on the waiting list. Westmount Charter School is very pleased to be partnering with the University of Calgary to host gifted education expert and psychologist Dr. Steven Pfeiffer. Dr. Pfeiffer is a popular speaker on parenting and gifted education, psychologist, author, [...]

2020-01-24T12:11:06-07:00January 23rd, 2020|Categories: , , |Tags: , , , |

Parent Education Evening: Mental Health Literacy

MENTAL HEALTH LITERACY FOR PARENTS **Note that there has been a time change for this presentation.  New time: 7:00-9:00 pm. A School Council and Westmount Charter School-hosted interactive session geared for parents and people who work with youth. Good mental health starts with an understanding of the brain and its primary roles. This session will introduce parents to the basic concepts in establishing [...]

Westmount School Council Presents:  Gifted Boys’ Experience of Schooling: How We Can Help Them Flourish

Presented by Dr. Laurie Alisat Join us for an engaging discussion on gifted boys of all ages – from elementary through to high school.  After the education session, we invite you to join us for a social wine & cheese hosted by Westmount School Council. This presentation is for Westmount families. When? Thursday, January 24, 2019 @ 6:30 pm (with social [...]

Parent Education Evening: Mental Health Literacy

MENTAL HEALTH LITERACY FOR PARENTS **Note that there has been a time change for this presentation.  New time: 7:00-9:00 pm. Please join us at this School Council and school-hosted interactive session, geared for parents and people who work with youth. Good mental health starts with an understanding of the brain and its primary roles. This session will introduce parents to the basic [...]

Westmount School Council Presents:  Gifted Boys’ Experience of Schooling: How We Can Help Them Flourish

Presented by Dr. Laurie Alisat Join us for an engaging discussion on gifted boys of all ages – from elementary through to high school.  After the education session, we invite you to join us for a social wine & cheese hosted by Westmount School Council. When? Thursday, January 24, 2019 @ 6:30 pm (with social wine & cheese to follow) Education [...]

2019-01-09T14:49:53-07:00December 12th, 2018|Categories: School Council|Tags: , , , , , |

UPCOMING SESSIONS Community Education Service September 2018

Dear Westmount Families, The Community Education Service (CES) provides parents/caregivers with opportunities to access FREE, public education sessions on child and youth emotional wellness and health topics. Limited childcare is available for morning sessions held at the Alberta Children’s Hospital. Please call 403 955 2500 at least 3 days prior to the session to reserve a spot. (Click here to learn more....)

2018-09-13T22:51:31-07:00September 13th, 2018|Categories: K-4|Tags: , , |