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Michelle Icard

Middle School

Parenting expert Michelle Icard to host parent book club chat in January

December 3, 2020

CA Parents: get answers to some of your most pressing parenting questions.

Nationally-recognized speaker and author, Michelle Icard, will offer her insight and expertise as she answers questions on raising a middle school child in today’s world in a parent “Book Club” discussion hosted by Middle School Counselor Kelly Wiebe on January 13, 2021. You’ll have the opportunity to submit questions to Michelle in advance and she will answer them anonymously. Or, ask live during the chat, Or, just come to listen and learn!

Registration is now open.

Icard’s insightful words have guided thousands of students, parents, and teachers through the maze that is middle school. Inspirational, empathetic, funny, and sincere, Icard blends research with stories of her own middle school missteps as a trail blazed for middle school success.

Publisher’s Weekly recognized her book, Middle School Makeover: Improving The Way You and Your Child Experience The Middle School Years (Bibliomotion, 2014) as outstanding in its genre.

Icard is a member of the TODAY Show parenting team and NBC’s Education Nation. She is a contributor to the Washington Post OnParenting section and Your Teen Magazine. In addition, her work has been featured in The Chicago Tribune, The Christian Science Monitor, Redbook, Time, People Magazine, and A Mighty Girl.

Icard’s social leadership programs, Athena’s Path & Hero’s Pursuit, have been implemented at schools across the country and her summer camp curriculum is offered at over 15 camps each summer. Her parenting website MichelleInTheMiddle.com is a one-stop resource for smart, savvy parent advice.

Written by Dan Smith, Digital Content Producer and Social Media Manager

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