Some Offerings from Lexington Community Education

  • The 5C's of Successful ADHD Parenting with Dr. Sharon Saline September 23, 2019

  • Finding the Right Fit: The College Admissions Process (PFIT) September 24

  • College Financial Toolkit for High School Students (KCFT) September 27

  • SAT Prep for the November/December Exam September 2019

  • ACT PREP For the December Exam (PCOL) September 18, 2019

The 5C's of Successful ADHD Parenting with Dr. Sharon Saline

  • Monday, September 23rd, 7:00-8:30pm

  • Lexington Depot, Cost: $15.00

Dr. Sharon Saline, a veteran psychologist, has extensive experience on how to better manage ADHD and discusses how listening to and working with the voices of kids diagnosed with ADHD can improve cooperation and success. Based on her new book, What your ADHD Child Wishes You Knew: Working together to Empower Kids for Success in School and Life (https://bit.ly/2tvFEnM), Dr. Saline offers rare insights into how kids honestly think and feel about having ADHD and what best helps them. She will share her unique, strength-based approach–’the 5C’s of ADHD parenting,’ that helps families improve self-Control, Compassion, Collaboration, Consistency and Celebration. Expect to leave this evening with a clear understanding of ADHD and why executive functioning skills matter, practical tools for managing challenging behaviors, and more.

Sharon Saline, Psy.D., a licensed clinical psychologist with more than 30 years’ experience, is a top expert on ADHD, anxiety, learning differences and mental health challenges and their impact on school and family dynamics. Dr. Saline is a graduate of Brown University, she received her master’s degree in psychology from New College of California and her doctorate in psychology from the California School of Professional Psychology.

Complete information, and to register online: https://lexingtoncommunityed.org/class/the-5cs-of-successful-adhd-parenting/

To register by phone, using a MasterCard or VISA, please call Lexington Community Education at 781 862 8043.

Complete Listing and Online Registration is now available for all programs at www.lexingtoncommunityed.org.

Please note pre-registration is required for all LCE Classes. To register, using a MasterCard or VISA, please call Lexington Community Education at 781-862-8043. Andrea Paquette, Manager of Programming

Finding the Right Fit: The College Admissions Process (PFIT)

(for parents)
Instructor: Larry Dannenberg
When: meets September 24

  • 1 Tuesday
  • 7:00 - 8:30 pm
  • Where: LHS, Rm 236
  • Fee: $25.

College Financial Toolkit for High School Students (KCFT)

An introduction to the personal finance tools that students will need as they begin to make independent financial decisions. in the household.
Instructors: Sumeit and Sanjay Aggarwal
When: meets September 27

  • 1 Friday
  • 7:00-8:30 pm
  • Where: LHS, Rm 221
  • Fee: $25.

SAT PREP FOR THE NOVEMBER/DECEMBER EXAM

Required text for classes: The Official SAT Study Guide, published by the College Board.

Writing and Language/ Essay SAT Prep

PWST (Writing and Language/Essay SAT Prep)

  • Instructor:  Christen Walters

  • When: begins September 18

  • 6 Wednesdays

  • 6:30-8:30 pm

  • Where: LHS, Rm 220

  • Fee: $200.

READING SAT PREP

PRTH (Reading SAT Prep)

  • Instructor:  Christen Walters

  • When: begins September 17

  • 6 Tuesdays

  • 6:30-8:30 pm

  • Where: LHS, Rm 220

  • Fee: $200.

Math SAT Prep

Please note sections are identical

PSAM (Monday Evening Math SAT Prep)

  • Instructor:  Chris Doucette

  • When: begins September 16

  • 5 Mondays

  • 6:15-8:45 pm

  • Where: LHS, Rm 232

  • Fee: $200.

PMST (Thursday After-School Math SAT Prep)

  • Instructor:  Chris Doucette

  • When: begins September 19

  • 6 Thursdays

  • 3:30-5:30 pm

  • Where: LHS, Rm 230

  • Fee: $200.

ACT PREP For the December Exam (PCOL)

Required text for class:  The Official ACT Prep Guide.  A materials fee of $40 is payable to instructor at the first class.

  • Instructor:  John Bell

  • When: begins September 18

  • 10 Wednesdays

  • 6:30-8:30 pm

  • Where: LHS, Rm 231

  • Fee: $335.

The Anxiety Epidemic with Dr. John Dacey

  • Tuesday, September 17th, 7:00-8:30pm

  • Lexington Depot, Cost: $10.00

Dr. John Dacey will offer an evening presentation on a new understanding of anxiety, and its causes, and new insights into the future of anxiety therapy. In this presentation, John will explain some of the causes of and solutions to “the anxiety epidemic.” Dr. Dacey received his Ph.D. in Developmental and Educational Psychology from Cornell University. He joined the faculty of Boston College in 1966 and still teaches there as Professor Emeritus in the Capstone Program of the School of Arts and Sciences.

Complete information, and to register online, please visit https://lexingtoncommunityed.org/class/the-anxiety-epidemic/. To register by phone, using a MasterCard or VISA, please call Lexington Community Education at 781 862 8043.

The College Interview - What to Expect, How to Prepare (PINT) 

Learn the skills you need for a successful college interview. This one meeting seminar will cover: What questions might you be asked? What question WILL you be asked? What questions should you ask?  What should you wear? What research should you do before the interview?

  • Instructor:  Karen Mechem

  • When: meets September 19

  • 1 Thursday

  • 7:00 - 8:30 pm

  • Where: LHS, Rm 232

  • Fee: $25.

The College Admissions Game (PADM)

 Join Larry Dannenberg, founder of College Solutions,  and a national expert in college application counseling and financial aid planning, to learn how parents and students can plan to succeed at the college admissions game. Learn how the most selective colleges think about choosing students vs less selective colleges. This session is particularly important for athletes, artists, top students and students with learning differences.  The $25 tuition is for an adult/student pair or two adults in the household.

  • Instructor:  Larry Dannenberg

  • When: meets September 19

  • 1 Thursday

  • 6:30 - 8:00 pm

  • Where: LHS, Rm 225

  • Fee: $25.