School Notes

NMUSD to hold virtual parent education webinar

Newport-Mesa Unified School District (NMUSD) is holding a virtual parent education webinar addressing, “Stressed Out Students & What to Do About It.” It will be held via Zoom on Wednesday, Feb. 16 from 6-7 p.m.

The session will focus on identifying and supporting student with high stress levels, depression and anxiety.

The featured presenter is Dr. Lucy Vezzuto, renowned and revered in the field of student mental health, social emotional learning and restorative practices. Using her compassionate nature, she draws on her extensive training, studies and experiences to improve the lives of all who she reaches. Her impressive list of accolades includes teacher, Fulbright Scholar, meditation leader, professor and recipient of the Ambassador of Peace Award. 

For this special event, Dr. Vezzuto will focus on supporting students who are experiencing high levels of stress and facing issues with depression and anxiety.

To register for the webinar, go here.