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    Please visit the Discovery PTO website for additional information and to become a WatchDOG!
     
      

    What are WATCH D.O.G.S.?

    • Dads of Great Students
    • It is a father involvement initiative of the National Center for Fathering who organizes fathers and father figures to promote positive role models for students and to enhance school security.
    • Purpose—To engage men, inspire children, reduce bullying, and enhance the educational environment in schools
    • There are more than 2,276 active programs in 41 states who participate

    Who are WATCH D.O.G.S.?

    • Fathers, Grandfathers, Step-fathers, Uncles, and other father figures
    • Requires volunteering for a full variety of school activities

    What does the program bring to the school?

    • Being a part of the Watch D.O.G.S program will bring so much energy and enthusiasm to the Discovery community.
    • The children need positive role models and will strive to do their best when they see men are taking the time to visit his/her school.

    What type of School/Classroom Activities will Watch D.O.G.S. perform?

    ·        Assist with student arrival and departure

    ·        Lunch with your child

    ·        Recess with your child’s class and other classes

    ·        Help child with an assignment

    ·        Run a station

    ·        Help a student (or group) with reading

    ·        Work with student (or group) on Math

    ·        Read to student (or group)

    What is the level of commitment?

    ·         Watch D.O.G.S. will volunteer on Friday’s from 7:15 AM through 2:45PM.


     
     
      
Last Modified on September 29, 2014