Special event for families, community groups, educators and administrators
This annual institute offers families, school district personnel and community groups from across Texas 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 coming in 2017
• Bilingual presentations (English-Spanish)
• Roundtable educational presentations
• Parent interviews
• Breakout sessions on education topics
• Refreshments and lunch
• Exhibitors, including service providers, college and universities and non-profit agencies
The fee is $60 per person (includes presentations, materials, exhibits, refreshments and lunch). Register online by clicking the button registration below or print a registration form (PDF file or Microsoft Word form). For more information, contact Ms. Jocellyn Rivera (e-mail email@example.com; phone 210-444-1710).
Read articles about our previous parent institutes: Families Engaging Each Other to Improve Schools – IDRA’s Annual La Semana del Niño Parent Institute™, by Frances Guzmán, M.Ed.
IDRA is an independent, non-profit organization that is dedicated to assuring educational opportunity for every child. Sponsoring IDRA projects for this event in 2017:
Information about IDRA and our services is available online