‘Power of Parenting’ forum offered Oct. 28 at San Dieguito Academy

The popular family forum, “The Power of Parenting: Learning to Listen & Listening to Learn,” takes place from 6:30-8 p.m. Oct. 28 in the Media Center at San Dieguito High School Academy, 800 Santa Fe Drive, Encinitas.

The free evening will feature a presidential debate-style forum using prepared questions as well as questions from the audience. A panel of high school students, recent college alumnae, professionals and our school psychologist will focus on fostering effective communication to create a rewarding experience during the high school years. They are:

San Dieguito school psychologist Kristin Singh, a school psychologist in the San Dieguito Union High School District for the past 10 years.

Kylia Thurman, a senior at San Dieguito Academy who will share her perspective on fostering a rewarding high school experience for students and parents.

Leslie Salazar-Carrillo, a certified Building Family Connections instructor who trains parents, adult family members, caregivers with long term strategies to connect and communicate with youth.

Monica Mojonnier, a local parent, San Dieguito alumna and longtime Encinitas resident. She will speak from her perspective as an interested and active parent in the community.

Taylor Eaton, a published writer and a publications specialist at a local company. She graduated from San Dieguito Academy in 2001 from UC Santa Barbara.

Parents and high school students are welcome. Sponsored by SDA Parent Foundation. Please rsvp to as seating is limited.