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FAMILIES CAN RECEIVE TIPS FOR SUPPORTING STUDENT ACHIEVEMENT AT FAMILY INVOLVEMENT CONFERENCE

Families with children in Anne Arundel County Public Schools can get information and resources to better support their students at the annual fall Family Involvement Conference, scheduled for Saturday, November 5, 2016, at Anne Arundel Community College.

family-involvement-conference-slideThis year’s conference, which runs from 8:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the college’s Arnold campus, located at 101 College Parkway, is titled “Growing Families to Grow Our Children.” Superintendent George Arlotto will join families for breakfast and will deliver the keynote address.

Participants will be able to choose two workshops to attend from a variety of topics, such as “StressBusters Through the Ages and Stages,” “Cultivating a GRIT and Growth Mindset in Your Children,” “Raising Children in a Screen-Saturated World,” and “Mindful Parenting,” among others. To view the registration flyer, including more workshop options, click here.

A light breakfast and lunch will be provided. Registration is free and open to the public, but space is limited. You can register for the conference online at www.aacps.org/conference.

Limited child care is available for children ages 3 to 12, but registration is required. Those needing to register should call 410-222-5309.

Spanish interpreters will be available.  For interpretation in other languages, call 410-222-5417.

Those with other questions or who need additional assistance can call the AACPS Office of School and Family Partnerships at 410-222-5414 or 410-222-5417.