Glenbard Parent Series speaker to discuss cultivating genius and joy

  • Dr. Gholdy Muhammad, associate professor of language and literacy at the University of Illinois Chicago

    Dr. Gholdy Muhammad, associate professor of language and literacy at the University of Illinois Chicago

 
 
Updated 11/25/2022 9:35 PM

On Thursday, Dec. 8, the Glenbard Parent Series: Navigating Healthy Families will present "Cultivating Genius and Joy: A Framework to Ensure All Children Thrive" with Dr. Gholdy Muhammad. It will begin at 7 p.m. via Zoom.

Go to glenbardgps.org for further information and the link to this webinar.

 

To be placed on a reminder list for GPS events or submit a question in advance, send an email to Gilda Ross, Glenbard District 87 student and community projects coordinator, at gilda_ross@glenbard.org.

Muhammad's goal is to help young people flourish and see the joy in themselves and others. She maintains that a sense of identity is a critical part of intellectual development. Muhammad's framework offers practical and inspirational ways to engage students within and beyond classroom walls. She will share resources, literacy strategies and activities that accentuate students' strengths and promote competence, connection and achievement for all children.

Muhammad is an associate professor of language and literacy at the University of Illinois Chicago.

The Glenbard Parent Series is generously sponsored by the Cebrin Goodman Center, Community Consolidated School District 93 Birth to 5 Coalition, Cooperative Association for Special Education (CASE), College of DuPage, Duly Health and Care, Emmy Gaffey Foundation, Glenbard Early Childhood Collaborative, Kids Matter, Kiwanis Clubs of Division 9, Prevention Leadership Team of the DuPage County Health Department, Rosecrance Health Network and Webb-Hutter Family Fund of DuPage Foundation.

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