Caregiving the Self-Driven Child with Dr. Stixrud

In this episode, Don and Stephanie chat with the author of "The Self-Driven Child." They have a conversation with Dr. Stixrud, author of The Self-Driven Child, about how to remain involved in our child's life without over-controlling and micromanaging. It is a great discussion you do not want to miss. Dr. Stixrun shares a secret you do not want to miss. How do caregivers help develop a child's sense of self-control? Listen and learn with Don and Stephanie. You know they will ask great questions.

Expanding Preschool: Call for Screening

Morton 709 received a "Pre-School For All" grant to expand preschool services. Screenings are required. Screening Dates are 2/21, 3/20, and 5/8. If you are interested in enrolling your child for the Fall of 2024, please call and schedule a developmental screening at 309-263-5022.

Destruction of Special Education Records: June 15, 2024

Morton Community Unit School District 709 will be destroying special education records for students with a 1996 birthdate and who were evaluated for or received services during their school career. If the student or parents want these records they should call 309-263-0522 to arrange to pick them up. Any records not collected by June 15, 2024 will be destroyed.

Upcoming Events

Mar 05

Board of Education Meeting

Mar 06

Early Release Day

Mar 08

Early Release Day - End of 3rd Quarter

Caregiving the Self-Driven Child with Dr. Stixrud

In this episode, Don and Stephanie chat with the author of "The Self-Driven Child." They have a conversation with Dr. Stixrud, author of The Self-Driven Child, about how to remain involved in our child's life without over-controlling and micromanaging. It is a great discussion you do not want to miss. Dr. Stixrun shares a secret you do not want to miss. How do caregivers help develop a child's sense of self-control? Listen and learn with Don and Stephanie. You know they will ask great questions.

Expanding Preschool: Call for Screening

Morton 709 received a "Pre-School For All" grant to expand preschool services. Screenings are required. Screening Dates are 2/21, 3/20, and 5/8. If you are interested in enrolling your child for the Fall of 2024, please call and schedule a developmental screening at 309-263-5022.

Destruction of Special Education Records: June 15, 2024

Morton Community Unit School District 709 will be destroying special education records for students with a 1996 birthdate and who were evaluated for or received services during their school career. If the student or parents want these records they should call 309-263-0522 to arrange to pick them up. Any records not collected by June 15, 2024 will be destroyed.

Upcoming Events

Mar 05

Board of Education Meeting

Mar 06

Early Release Day

Mar 08

Early Release Day - End of 3rd Quarter