PEN Events

The Parent Engagement Network (PEN) is set up to engage, educate, and empower parents to promote the social- emotional and mental well being of youth and families in the BVSD area. More information can be found on their website:

Be sure to check out all the other events on the PEN Events Website.

2018-2019 PEN Events

The Douglass Community is invited to:

PEN Event (Parent Engagement Network)

Create a Caring, Connected, Safe Community in Partnership with All Adults and Youth, ENGAGE, EMPOWER, and EDUCATE

When: February 5th, 2019 6:30-8:00PM

Where: Douglass Heart

Featuring: Jane Chandler, motivational and educational speaker, author of Thank God I Died, A Memoir. As a survivor, Jane has a passion to stop child abuse/trauma. Jane speaks candidly about the reality of child abuse/trauma in our society. Mindful of the distressing feelings this topic evokes, Jane immediately puts her audience at ease with her gentle sense of humor and compassion. Jane breaks down the enormity of the problem and provides simple, creative ways to raise awareness of child abuse/trauma and support the professionals in this field through the Together Movement. An authentic, talented, and engaging presenter, Jane leaves her audiences feeling empowered to make a meaningful difference to stop the cycle of abuse/trauma.