Spider Songs

  • June 2016

      From the President It’s the end of another year at QPPS and I am honoured to have had a chance to help guide our preschool on behalf of all of you. I have made so many friends along the way and it has been wonderful to get to know all of the families this year. I don’t want to get too sappy on you – so for now it’s down to business 🙂 Executive Elections  Since our May GM, we have had several families accept nominations for the remaining roles on the executive committee.  Thank you to everyone who has stepped up and offered to help run the preschool next year! We are still looking for a family to take on the role of Orientation Elect.  This is a calendar year position, so requires a families who will be in the preschool for the next 2 years.  The orientation coordinator works with the Enrollment Coordinator, welcoming new and returning families back to the preschool.  The person in this role helps ensure our families are trained and ready to be duty parents in the classroom.  While there is some preparation and training before and after, the majority of the work […]

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  • November 2012

    November Parent Education There will be no GM in November. You have the choice of four different options to fulfill your parent education requirements for the month of November: 1) Christopher Burt (seminar) – FAMILY SYSTEMS Topic: “The Family System” Location:  Marlborough Elementary, 6060 Marlborough Ave., parking lot off Dover Street Date: Thursday 15th November, 2012, 7pm-9pm Cost: Please note – There is a block of tickets for QPP members only. Let them know you are from QPP and you can go in. If you bring a non-QPP member, they must pay for their ticket. Open to the Public – $10.00 at the door. The Family System Seminar The Family System seminar explores not only what to expect from your preschooler, but also looks at tension in the parenting couple and extended family as a result of role changes, the emergence of sibling rivalry, and how (and why) parents inadvertently begin to actually ignore wanted behaviour in their children. When looking at the developmental stage of preschoolers parents often ignore their own developmental stages – both as an individual parent and as a family – and there are many ‘typical’ challenges to this stage of family development. www.christopherburt.net 2) Barry MacDonald (seminar)- […]

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