The Office of Family and Community Empowerment (FACE) has shared these upcoming events for parents:
EVENTS FOR PARENTS
Immigrant Family Forums, October 28 & 29
Join the New York City Department of Education, ImmSchools and Access NYC to discuss resources available to best support immigrant students and families, regardless of immigration status. We welcome ALL to this forum including educators, families, students, and caregivers with different types of immigration statuses including TPS holders, people who are undocumented, DACA recipients, asylum seekers, and others.
· Attendees will remain anonymous; no information will be collected.
· Topics will include: Protections in DOE schools regardless of immigration status, College Access & adult education, Emotional supports, Legal resources, Q&A
October 28 @ 6-7:30pm Flyer
Zoom Link Here
Webinar ID: 875 5951 8267
Zoom Call in #: 646 558 8656
October 29 @ 6-7:30pm Flyer
Webinar ID: 824 7813 5461
Mandarin Conference Line: 347-966-4114 and enter ID: 823 420 645#
Haitian Creole Conference Line: 347-966-4114 and enter ID: 262 168 294#
UFT Citywide Parent and Family Virtual Conference
UFT’s Virtual Parent and Family Conference will be held online and the theme is Reimagining Parent Voice in the Age of COVID-19.
· Date: Saturday, Nov. 7
· Time: 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.
You can register for the entire day or just one of the two workshop sessions. There are more than 30 workshops to choose from, including meditation and relaxation, mental health for children, Gifted and Talented program admissions and special education advocacy. To learn more, see the event listing on the UFT website.
During the Parent and Family Conference, UFT will be hosting a teen summit for students between the ages of 13 and 18. There will be workshops on topics of interest to teens, such as healthy relationships and standing up to cyberbullying, plus live music and other activities. Your teen can register using the same online form as the parent conference at UFT.org/parent-conference. For young children, UFT is offering "virtual child care" through the screening programming from the Public Broadcasting Service (PBS).
Upcoming Town Halls with the Chancellor
· CEC 30 Town Hall w/Chancellor – 10/22
· CEC 5 Town Hall w/Chancellor – 10/26
· CEC 17 Town Hall w/Chancellor – 10/29