In an effort to assist parents in understanding the impact of social media use on student mental health, Elkhorn Public Schools is offering two opportunities for parent engagement and education.
On Wednesday, October 18, 2023, at 6:30 PM at Elkhorn South High School, EPS will host an educational panel for parents on the “Effects of Social Media on Student Mental Health”. The panel will include insight from the perspective of mental health experts, parents, and District administrators as offered by the following individuals:
- Jeff Krenzer, Clinical Director, Arbor Family Counseling
- Amy Parks, Parent, Elkhorn Public Schools
- Dan Radicia, Principal, Elkhorn North High School
- Tanner Schutt, Principal, Elkhorn Ridge Middle School
- Ryan Broshar, Principal, Westridge Elementary
As part of the evening, panelists will offer insight into their experiences and provide resources for parents in the area of social media use, specifically regarding its impact on student mental health.
Additionally, on Wednesday, November 15 at 6:30 PM at Elkhorn High School, EPS will partner with Project Harmony as they present “Online Safety for Parents, Guardians, and the Community.” Additional information about this training can be found at https://projectharmony.com/training/course-catalog/2885858/
Both opportunities are free and open to the public. Questions can be directed to firstname.lastname@example.org.