CAHS Counselor Laura Hughes and Pathway Health Clinic CEO Leslie Salazar Carillo discuss how to start the difficult conversation with your child about sexual health. They recommend tips for opening up communication and talking "with" your child and not "at" them, as well as helping them understand the consequences of their decisions. This is part one in a two part series.
CAHS coach and leadership teacher, Jon Goodman, teaches the value of servant leadership in the classroom and on the field. Core values, such as working hard, living pure, leading with courage, and honoring the team help students live with purpose in all areas of life.
Middle school is a time to prepare for the rigors of high school. Many students struggle with confidence and independence during these years. Veteran teacher Dawn Sullivan shares how teaching students to receive feedback, communicate with teachers, and advocate for themselves leads to a growth mindset that ultimately helps them find success in high school.
Statistically, 1/3 of college students don't show up for their sophomore year of college. Kyle and Wendy Menig are founders of the Two10 Group, a coaching and consulting non-profit that prepares high school students for the transition to college by establishing values, building confidence, and helping students make wise decisions.
As parents and educators we are helping students discover their strengths and prepare for their future careers. Classical Academy High School physics and robotics teacher, David Bower, shares how to find your passion and personal calling. He discusses the process of creating an inventory of your successes to help you discover a career you love.
Super STEM Saturday is an annual, hands-on science festival that welcomes 12,000 attendees to the campus of California State University San Marcos. Join Katherine Kantardjieff, Ph.D. Dean, College of Science and Mathematics and Tory See, Social Impact Manager at ViaSat, as they discuss the importance of early STEM education in our region. Learn more about Super STEM Saturday and how it is inspiring future innovators.
Veteran teachers Barbara Curry and Wendy Moen discuss the benefits of homeschooling and the reasons parents are choosing to homeschool. They address the many concerns and questions that are common to those new to the idea of homeschooling.
Digital Citizenship includes everything we do online; how we respond to it and how we engage with it. Teacher Amy Pankratz discusses our digital identity and shares ideas for keeping children safe on their devices. She suggests helpful tips, tools, and apps for filtering and limiting time online.
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Reading Specialist Elaine Brazele empowers young students to become more effective readers.
She shares how learning to read for pleasure is essential to building reading skills such as fluency, vocabulary, and comprehension.