Upcoming Events

The Office of Academic Challenge and Enrichment and CALA offer monthly meetings and workshops around issues of advanced learning.  All CPS parents and educators are welcome to attend. If you would like to suggest a topic or recommend a speaker, please contact Paula Feynman, CPS’s Academic Challenge Program Manager – your ideas are greatly appreciated!

Here are upcoming events:

Monthly Meetings
Parent Advisory Group on Advanced Learning (PAG-AL)
The Parent Advisory Group on Advanced Learning is a parent-led group dedicated to having a positive impact on programs in our district, provide valuable activities for parents, and add an important voice to our school district’s dialogue and decision making. All are invited to:

  • Meet with other parents to share experiences and offer mutual support
  • Learn from free workshops on topics requested by parents
  • Understand the mechanisms CPS has in place to support students with advanced learning needs
  • Join our parents-only, email support list, to ask questions and share resources
  • Voice your concerns about issues affecting children with advanced learning needs in CPS

Meetings for 2017-2018 school year are monthly.

The second meeting of the school year will be:

Monday, November 6, 6:30-8pm

Location:

Cambridge Rindge & Latin School
459 Broadway
Room 1401

On the agenda:

  • Parent updatesDistrict updates
  • Status update on the search for a new lead teacher on advanced learning
  • Pre-election discussion
  • Planning math group-playdates and other meet-ups
  • Other proposed initiatives

Any other topics you’d like to add to the agenda (please let me know by email)

At our meetings, you always have the opportunity to:
– Meet with other parents to share experiences and offer mutual support
– Join our parents-only email support list, to ask questions and share resources
– Voice your concerns about issues affecting children with advanced learning needs in CPS

Jacob Barandes
CALA/PAG-AL coordinator
Cambridgeport parent