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BCPS Hosts The 411 on Parent Engagement Conference

Monday, April 06, 2015
 
WHO:           
Broward County Public Schools (BCPS) Parent/Community Involvement Task and Office of Parent Engagement, Parents, Educators, Non-Profit Organizations and Community Stakeholders
 
WHAT: 
The 411 on Parent Engagement Conference
 
WHEN:
Saturday, April 11, 2015

8:30 a.m. – 1 p.m.
 
WHERE:         
Piper High School
8000 NW 44th Street
Sunrise, FL 33351

WHY: 
The Parent/Community Involvement Task Force and Office of Parent Engagement are excited to present The 411 on Parent Engagement Conference, featuring workshops on best practices for parent involvement, and a non-profit resource fair to connect parents and educators with community resources and tools to support their work. Keynote presenter, Dr. Dione Christy, independent principal consultant, will address engaging parents and the community.
 
Workshop topics include: Best Practices in Parent Engagement, Marketing Schools and District Programs, Crossing the Cultural Divide Helping Schools Raise Funds to Support Programs and Students, and Using Technology to Engage Families.
 
For free registration  and additional information, contact the Office of Parent Engagement at 754-321-1599.

Click here for Parent Engagement Conference flier.
Click here for free registration to attend the Parent Engagement Conference

 
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