Cobb PTA hosts Texas PTA Ready. Set. Achieve! Program
Cobb Middle School PTA welcomed Texas PTA speaker, Heather Ashwell-Hair, who led a parent workshop entitled “Success Starts at Home” in the Cobb library. The interactive program from Texas PTA's Ready.Set.Achieve! empowers family members to build and strengthen their family assets.
This interactive program empowered those in attednance to build and strengthen their Family Assets. Attendees gained knowledge of everyday actions families can introduce that build relationships, opportunities, values, skills, and positive self-perceptions. Success Starts at Home and Family Assets take the research from Search Institute's® 40 Developmental Assets into the home with practical, proven ideas to build strong children, teens, and adults.
When families have more of these assets, teens and adults in the family thrive and do better in life. The Search Institute® has identified the following key qualities that help all varieties of families be strong and these were discusses in detail during the workshop.
- Nurturing relationships
- Establishing routines
- Maintaining expectations
- Adapting to challenges
- Connecting to community