Saturday Parent Institutes
The Finding Your Voice Parent Institute is a free one-day parent preparation program that teaches parents and family members to better understand the public school system and partner with public schools focusing on student achievement.
The institute offers interactive classes that provide critical information and skills that parents of students in public schools should have in order to support their students and their schools. Topics include:
How the public school system works.
How to better communicate with schools.
How to prepare your student for college.
How to become an education advocate.
No registration fee and lunch is provided free of charge.
Saturday, March 17, 2012
9 a.m.to 2:30 pm
New Holly Gathering Center
7054 32nd Ave S
Seattle, WA 98118
For questions call 1-866-297-3251 or visit ParentPrep.org
This program is provided by the Office of the Education Ombudsman, an awesome state program that receives very little funding but does a lot of great work.
If you know of a family who might benefit from this program, please let them know about it.