On Friday, April 27, Syrous Parsay of Stanford University shared his thoughts for a roadmap on college planning. While photos of his slides and recordings of his presentation are not permitted, we were encouraged to take notes, which we translated into Spanish and traditional Chinese. See below! Continue reading Notes from College Planning Roadmap with Syrous Parsay
Tuesday April 10, 2018, 7 PM, doors open at 6:30 PM, Paly PAC
Moderated panel discussion. Panelists have substantial experience with major Silicon Valley companies, like Amazon, HP, Google, Kleiner Perkins, Riviera Partners, Blue Jeans Network. Parents AND students welcome. Simultaneous translation into Spanish and Mandarin available on request. Seating limited. Advance registration required: http://whatcompanieswant.eventbrite.com. Sponsored by Palo Alto Parent Education Series, a joint venture of Gunn and Paly PTSA Parent Education Committees.
Escuchamos mucho sobre las “habilidades del siglo XXI”, pero ¿qué significa eso realmente? ¿Qué habilidades o cualidades buscan REALMENTE las empresas en sus nuevas contrataciones? ¿Que es lo que les importa a las universidades ? ¿Qué hay de las pasantías de verano? Escuche a un panel de profesionales de recursos humanos (RR.HH.) por sus siglas en ingles, de Silicon Valley responsables de obtener el talento para sus empresas. Aprenda qué es lo más importante, y qué no, al decidir a quién contratar. http://whatcompanieswant.eventbrite.com.
As a part of PAUSD’s ongoing sexual harassment and misconduct prevention efforts, The Superintendent’s RISE Task Force has created a series of events to help inform and empower parents, students, teachers and staff about these issues. In February, national expert Anea Bogue led related discussions with Gunn and Paly students and the PAUSD community. On April 11th & 12th, we welcome our second speaker, internationally renowned educator, author, filmmaker and cultural theorist, Dr. Jackson Katz, who will present a multimedia program on issues of gender, race and violence.
JACKSON KATZ, Ph.D.
Leadership for Violence Prevention
Activating Bystanders to shift social norms
APRIL 11, 2018 – 7:00 – 8:30PM
PALO ALTO HIGH SCHOOL, PERFORMING ARTS CENTER
Register on Eventbrite
Childcare will be provided.
Spanish & Mandarin interpretation will be available
Dear Gunn Community,
The resources below may be helpful to your family during this difficult time when we are worried about gun violence and the safety of children in schools. Please communicate with the school if you are concerned about your child; they will help you find support. PTAs across the country are advocating for safe schools.
Sources of Strength will host a joint Gunn/Paly Parent Information Night in the Paly Media Arts Center on Tuesday November 28, 2017 from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Come hear students talk about the program and the ways it affects the school communities, as well as strategies you can use at home. Parents and community members are welcome. Register here: