Family Leadership Summit 2020 has ended
PAUSD 2nd Annual Family Leadership Summit
February 22nd from 8:30-2 at Gunn High School

PLEASE NOTE: Registration for a session is not required, however, space is limited as sessions will be in general classrooms with seating for 25-30 participants. Feel free to move around on the day-of if rooms are full. Sessions are EACH 45 minutes, so one session per block. Please sign-up for one session per block with four total session blocks.

You will notice at the end of the title of the Session the organization the information comes from, in relation to the speakers. We hope this helps frame the session content.

TRANSLATION SERVICES: Translation will be made available in specific rooms. Any presentations in those rooms will offer Spanish and Mandarin as languages translated. We do apologize if your language is not supported, and we ask that you please let us know about this so we can do better in the future. The rooms are:
K Building Rooms - 4, 5, 6, 8, 9, 11
P Building Rooms - 115, 116, 231

If you have questions, please email Miguel Fittoria at mifittoria@pausd.org
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Saturday, February 22 • 10:00am - 10:45am
College View for those new to the USA System (High School Families Only, PAUSD) FULL

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Come better understand the college application and admissions process. This presentation is intended to teach parents from other countries, who may have experience in differentiated college processes, what the system looks like here in the United States. Learn what questions to ask, how to navigate the process, and even when to complete sections. This presentation is reserved for current high school families.


Linda Kirsch

College Counselor at Gunn
Linda Kirsch has been at Gunn in the Guidance area for 25 years.  She comes to this caress after doing nursing at Stanford Hospital. Having the dual area of knowledge the present job of advisement allows for a broader understanding of college and other post high school shopping... Read More →

Fariba Chalajour, M.D.

Fariba is a physician-scientist with a background in business. As a volunteer at the Gunn College and Career Center, she helps create college guidance materials for Gunn families and prepares students for college interviews.

Saturday February 22, 2020 10:00am - 10:45am PST
  Academic Success
  • NEW FIELD 1 Translation Available