Each year, the McDonogh Parents Association (MPA) hosts a variety of parenting education events. Information about events and speakers is also shared in the bi-weekly electronic newsletter, Parent News.
5 Simple Rules For Parents: How to Raise Gritty, Resilient, and Passionate People
May 6, 2020 at 7:00 p.m., Klein Lyceum
Harlan Cohen, a New York Times bestselling author, speaker, and syndicated columnist will present on the topic: 5 Simple Rules For Parents: How to raise gritty, resilient, and passionate people. This event is appropriate for parents in Lower, Middle, and Upper School.
Dr. Stacy Suskauer, M.D.
April 15, 2020 at 7:00 p.m. at the Park School
Dr. Stacy Suskauer, co-director of the Center for Brain Injury Recovery at the Kennedy Krieger Institute, is one of the authors of the new CDC Guideline for evaluation and management of mild Traumatic Brain Injury/concussion. She will discuss concussion diagnosis and care, school protocols, and anticipated trajectories of recovery. She will also give an update on the latest literature and research on repetitive hits to the head, CTE, and how to better understand risk and treatment on an individual level.