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Greater Essex County District School Board
Building Tomorrow Together Every Learner, Every Day

NEWS RELEASE                                 

Greater Essex County District School Board 451 Park Street West, Windsor ON N9A 6K1

519-255- 3200  


March 29, 2019

Contact: Public Relations Officer Scott Scantlebury

Phone: 519-255-3200 ext. 10224


- Featuring Dr. Karyn Gordon - 

Dr. Karyn Gordon, a regular on CityTV's Cityline as well as a guest on Good Morning America, will be the keynote speaker at the Greater Essex County Parent Involvement Committee's PLUS symposium for parents and guardians on Saturday, April 6th at Tecumseh Vista Academy.

Dr. Gordon will kick off the day-long event with a discussion of "Teaching Empathy and Gratitude in Your Kids and Teens". She'll take the stage at 10:00 a.m.

PLUS stands for Parents Learning and Understanding Strategies. During the remainder of the day, until 2:00 p.m., participants will attend a number of workshops including: Supporting Students in Elementary Mathematics; Cybersafety; Supporting Students with Anxiety and Secondary School Pathways.

Parents and guardians can find more information and register at the Board's website .

​Contact Public Relations Officer Scott Scantlebury @ 519-255-3200 ext. 10224 or 519-995-5797.