PAC Parents Learning Together Series

Parents Learning Together Series Session #1: Creating the Future: A Panel Discussion on Post-Secondary Applications

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When: Wednesday, November 22, 7:00 – 9:00 pm
: Michael J. Fox Theatre, Burnaby South Secondary School
Who: Burnaby parents

Cost: Free for parents

Join us for an exciting evening of learning and discussion about post-secondary applications! We have gathered a panel of experts who will share valuable insights and tips to help parents navigate the complex world of college and university applications.

During this panel discussion, our experts will cover a range of topics, including choosing the right institution, understanding application requirements, crafting a compelling personal statement, and maximizing financial aid opportunities. Whether your child is a high school junior just starting their college search or a senior finalizing their applications, this event is designed to provide parents with the knowledge and tools to support their child’s journey towards higher education.

Don’t miss this opportunity to connect with other parents, ask questions, and gain valuable information to help your child succeed in their post-secondary endeavors. Mark your calendar and join us for an engaging and informative evening!

Presentation Notes

Presentation Notes for PAC – Parents Learning Together Series Session 2 (1)

Burnaby South PAC presents: 
Parents Learning Together Series #2: Social Media, Smart Phones and Your Teen

When: Monday, April 24 at 7pm
: Michael J. Fox Theatre, Burnaby South Secondary School
Who: All Burnaby South parents

This second session in Burnaby South PAC’s Parents Learning Together series will discuss how we can help our teens manage their social media and phone use in a healthy and balanced manner.

Noam Samet, Burnaby South’s Safe Schools Specialist, will present ways parents can help their teens form a healthy mindset and approach to their use of social media and other forms of digital media. He will address four critical concerns: 1) Constant connectivity 2) Conflict/drama that escalates on online platforms 3) Online bullying 4) Intimate image sharing.

YDS – PAC Parents Learning Together Series


Burnaby South Parent Advisory Council Presents:

Parents Learning Together Series #1: Communicating With Your Teen


Monday, January 16th, 2023, 7:00 PM, Michael J. Fox Theatre

Come join other parents for a presentation about nurturing a healthy relationship with your teen through open and honest communication.


Parent Learning Together Series #1: Communicating with Your Teen


Presenters from the Vancouver & Lower Mainland Multicultural Family Support Services Society will come talk to parents about effective strategies for communicating with their teenaged children. They will also provide tools and resources to address the special challenges faced by parents bringing their children up in a culture different from the one they grew up in.
Stay tuned for:

Parents Learning Together Series #2: Managing Healthy Screen Time Use
Monday, April 24, 2023 @7:00 PM