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School Governance – ELA DAC

We are excited to invite you to attend one of the two School Governance Trainings. The trainings will take place at: Manual High School 1700 E. 28th Ave., Denver, CO 80205 Thursday, November 8, 2018 5:00 – 7:00 p.m. Select one of our two different sessions 1.- How to Build Effective CSC’s and Coming to

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FACE University

Join us in our dynamic and interactive FACE University. Choose from a variety of topics to learn important and effective educational information, strategies, and resources to help support your children’s academic, social and emotional growth! Why attend? Families are children’s first teachers and advocates, and our best academic partners! #PowerInFamily What topics will be offered? 

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Spring Forward: Ready for the Test. Ready for Life. Parents, it's almost time for your child to take the annual state test in math and English language arts. Learning Heroes, National PTA, and Univision have launched Spring Forward: Ready for the Test. Ready for Life, a research-based, bilingual, parent-resource to help your child feel confident and ready for the test. To see what’s expected Read More »
2017-18: ELA DAC Kickoff! The Office of Family and Community Engagement in collaboration with the English Language Acquisition Department are excited to invite all our DPS parents and liaisons to the first ELA DAC of the year! 2017-2018 ELA DAC Kickoff Event! For your convenience, we are offering the same event in two different locations and dates. Please choose Read More »
Boasberg Joins Parent Teacher Home Visit Week On Friday, Nov. 18, Superintendent Tom Boasberg joined Beach Court Elementary teacher Lauren Brown and paraprofessional Laura Huber as they visited the home of one of their ECE students during Fall Parent Teacher Home Visit Week (Nov. 14-21). Read More »
Energy Outreach Colorado Energy Outreach Colorado In collaboration with Energy Outreach Colorado, Family and Community Engagement provides energy assistance for families in need, paying a portion of their energy bill and preventing energy shut offs to allow families to focus more of their resources on their students. Learn more about Energy Outreach Colorado Read More »
SAVE-THE-DATE: Family Leadership Institute Join us on Thursday, April 13, 2017 Session 4 - Organizing Family Voices Learn the keys to organizing Mobilize family members to support your vision at home Organize parents for school and district success PPA Event Center 2105 Decatur Street, Denver 9:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. Interpretation, meals, and childcare (age 3-12) is provided at no cost Read More »
Teachers Go Home to Get to Know Their Students Sarah Thomas teaches fourth grade at McMeen Elementary in Denver, Colorado. Denver Public Schools is a leader in their approach to district-led family and community engagement: their Parent Teacher Home Visit Program is in 79 schools and on a path to complete 10,000 visits this year. Check out this great article featuring McMeen Elementary by The New Read More »
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