September 30, 2014
Dear PUSD Families,
Civic education plays an essential role in strengthening our democratic society, preparing informed citizens and promoting their participation in the civic life of their communities… Students from kindergarten through grade 12 need to be provided with the necessary learning experiences to enable them to become informed and actively participating citizens.
A Report by the Policy Research Project on Civic Education Policies and Practices, 1999
I often write to you about the importance of College and Career readiness. This month, I would like to discuss a different and equally important measure of readiness – preparing our students to be informed, responsible and active citizens. ...
Teaching Our Children to Regulate Their Emotions for Academic Success! Join us for a free parent education opportunity! Thursday, November 13th from 6:30-8:00 p.m. Creekside Elementary School Library 12362 Springhurst Drive Dr. Aleksandra Drecun, Psy.D. RSVP Today! 858-668-4084
The Poway Unified School District (PUSD) is an equal opportunity employer/program and is committed to an active Nondiscrimination Program. PUSD does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, ethnic group identification, ancestry, religion, gender, gender identification, mental or physical disability. All course offerings, student clubs, and extracurricular activities are open to all students. For more information, please contact Tracy Hogarth, Associate Superintendent, Personnel Support Services, Poway Unified School District, 15250 Avenue of Science, San Diego, CA 92128-3406.