GEAR UP Kentucky

GUK Family Events

In partnership with the Council on Postsecondary Education, the Prichard Committee for Academic Excellence and Partners for Education, GEAR UP Kentucky is offering FREE virtual events for Kentucky parents/guardians.

Past Event Recordings

Tiny Habits That Lead to Big Wins at Home

Featuring Ernesto Mejia, CoolSpeak


Event Recording - English

 


Event Recording - Spanish

During this energizing session, led by Cool Speak’s national parent engagement expert Ernesto Mejia, parents/guardians will learn how to create simple habits that can help ease stress and frustration for all – as well as how to communicate with their students about habits.

Traducción al español en vivo por Sandra Añez Powell, Anthem Medicaid KY


Past Event Recordings
From Stressed to Resilient: Helping Our Students (and Ourselves) to Handle More and Feel It LESS!
Featuring Dr. Deborah Gilboa, MD (Dr. G) - As seen on TODAY & Good Morning America 

Event Recording - English

Event Recording - Spanish

Every day, Kentucky students and their families are pushing forward, while facing the painful consequences of the last two years of difficulty and all the current uncertainties. Deborah Gilboa, MD (Dr. G), family doctor and our own GEAR UP Kentucky Resilience Expert, will help us understand the role stress is playing in our reaction, and learn the strategies to overcome that stress and succeed. Dr. G will identify our strengths and help us to support the students in our lives to find their own resilience for all the change that lies ahead.

Traducción al español en vivo por Sandra Añez Powell, Anthem Medicaid KY