Hey, Quit Pushing, How We Put Children at Risk by Starting Academics too Early

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Parent Coach joins forces with Professor to deliver message on pushing kids too hard academically. Proceeds to benefit park expansion.

Long Beach based Engage - Parent Coaching and Education, dedicated to making your parenting experience both effective and enjoyable presents Larry Garf, M.A. and "Hey, Quit Pushing: How We Put Children at Risk by Starting Academics too Early"

Using approachable language and concrete examples, Larry Garf reveals how - contrary to what current trends and fashions in education are promising us - this push is actually counterproductive, resulting in higher levels of anxiety, self-esteem issues, inaccurate diagnoses of learning disabilities, but not higher academic success.

January 31, 2008 from 6:30pm - 7:45pm
Lowell Elementary School Auditorium
5201 East Broadway, Long Beach, CA 90803
$10.00 per person suggested donation

All donations benefit the Livingston Park Tot Lot.
Please RSVP to reserve space (562) 881-0815 or carolyn@engagetoday.com


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