Optimistic Household

Our mission is to Ensure Student Success. During these unprecedented times, the social-emotional well-being of our individuals is of utmost importance. By launching Optimistic Household, District 54 aims to spark positivity, optimism and hope for our students, our staff and their families. 


At Home Family Trainings

Week 2: November 20-26

What have you done to increase social connection during COVID-19? What is social connectedness? Why is it important?

Module 2 – Increasing Social Connection During a Time of Social Distancing

Week 3: November 27 – December 3

What is stress? The stress response is the body’s way of protecting you and it can also help you rise to meet challenges.

Module 3: Inoculating your Brain About Anxiety & Stress

Virtual Discussion Sessions

In addition to the six weekly modules, we will also be hosting three virtual review and discussion sessions at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, November 17, December 1 and December 15. For more information and to register for these sessions, please visit the Schaumburg Parent University page

All Modules

November 13-19

November 20-26

November 27-December 3

December 4-10

December 11-17

December 18-24