Family Engagement Innovation Challenge Conference

When: Friday, July 20, 2018, 11:30am-5:00pm
Cost: $25/per person (includes lunch)
Where: College Park Hall at Union College,
450 Nott Street, Schenectady

To make every child’s potential a reality, we must be innovative and bold in our family engagement strategies. New this year: NYS PTA’s Family Engagement Conference! Join us as we present workshops which have a focus on strengthening partnerships between family and school, meaningful and practicable family engagement concepts, and support for the whole child and family.

This 5 hour conference includes lunch, speakers and two workshops.

Click HERE for Workshop materials and handouts


                      AGENDA

11:30am-12:45pm: Registration
12:00pm-12:45pm: Lunch for Family Engagement Conference attendees
1:00pm-2:00pm: Welcome and Keynote Speaker
2:15pm-3:15pm: Workshop Session 1 (*four workshop choices)

A. Using Technology to Engage Families to Support Their Student – click HERE for workshop evaluation
B. Strong Parent and School Partnerships – click HERE for workshop evaluation
C. The State of Family and Community Engagement in New York – click HERE for workshop evaluation
D. Building Capacity for Family School Engagement in Schools – click HERE for workshop evaluation

3:30pm-4:30pm: Workshop Session 2 (*repeated from Session 1)

A. Using Technology to Engage Families to Support Their Student – click HERE for workshop evaluation
B. Strong Parent and School Partnerships – click HERE for workshop evaluation
C. The State of Family and Community Engagement in New York – click HERE for workshop evaluation
D. Building Capacity for Family School Engagement in Schools – click HERE for workshop evaluation

4:30pm-5:00pm: Closing

Click HERE for the overall conference evaluation