La Semana del Niño Parent Institute

Location: 
Whitley Theological Center
285 Oblate Drive
San Antonio, 78216
Date(s): 
April 27, 2017 - 9:00am - 2:00pm

This annual institute offers families, school district personnel and community groups from across the country the opportunity to network, obtain resources and information, and receive training and bilingual materials on IDRA's nationally-recognized research based model for parent leadership in education.

This year's institute, funded in part by the W.K. Kellogg Foundation, will highlight family engagement as it relates to the new Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA), which replaced the No Child Left Behind Act.

This institute is interactive and participatory.

All presentations are bilingual (English-Spanish).

Highlights:

  • Bilingual presentations on successful family engagement
  • Roundtable educational presentations
  • Parent interviews
  • Breakout sessions on education topics
  • Refreshments and lunch
  • Exhibitors, including service providers, college and universities and non-profits

 

Registration Fee is $60 per person (includes presentations, materials, exhibits, refreshments and lunch).