Parent Book Club – starting Tues 11/8 9-10:30am
GATE Parent Site Rep Book Club Meeting #1
NEW IUSD Parent Book Club, open to all interested community members starting 11/8 9am
GATE Parent Site Representatives are hosting a parent book club open to all interested community members.
Our Book Club 2016 Selection is “Mindset: The New Psychology of Success” by Carol Dweck. Mindset is a simple idea discovered by world-renowned Stanford University psychologist Carol Dweck in decades of research on achievement and success—a simple idea that makes all the difference. Please join us as we explore this text and discuss its application in the education of our community’s children.
GATE Parent Site Rep. Meetings/Book Club will be held on the following dates at IUSD’s Learning Center, Room 1, from 9:00 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. These meetings are intended for adult attendance only. Childcare will not be available.
- Chapters 1-2 Discussion: Tuesday, November 8th
- Chapters 3-4 Discussion: Wednesday, January 18th
- Chapters 5-6 Discussion: Tuesday, February. 28th
- Chapters 7-8 Discussion: Tuesday, April 18th
Book Club Discussions will be held during the first hour of the meeting. The last 30 minutes will be reserved for general parent site representative discussion topics.
The GATE office will provide each “Parent Site Representative” with a copy of the book. If you are a site rep. and intend to participate, please email Coordinator, Kara Rydman, to receive your copy. All other parents can obtain a Mindset Book at your local library or any book retailer. This book is also available in electronic format.