School District of Philadelphia Offers Summer Events and Learning for Parents!

The School District of Philadelphia is sponsoring two events, next Tuesday, June 29th and Wednesday, June 30th! On Tuesday, June 29th, in the Auditorium of the School District’s Education Center, a panel discussion to engage parents and students through the arts. Meet Quinton Aaron, the actor from the movie “The Blind Side” and Helena Cortez, an acress and entertainment consultant. The specific information is posted below!

Then on Wednesday, June 30th, Superintendent Arlene Ackerman invites you to attend the Superintendent’s Parent Roundtable for dinner and a program featuring Moms for Peace Antio-Violence Workshop and a Conversation with the Superintendent. The specific information is posted below.

Finally, here is a link to the Summer 2010 Program Description and Course Offerings for Parent University. Research has shown and we know that when parents are actively involved in learning themselves, this increases a child’s opportunity for success! Check it out and participate!!!!!