Summer Parent & Family Engagement Conference

Date: 
Tuesday, July 20, 2021
Time: 
8 a.m. - 7:05 p.m.
Location: 

Our Federal Programs, English Language Learners and Family & Community Engagement departments invite you to our summer parent & family engagement conference. 

Our conference will cover supporting student engagement in-home and in the classroom, featuring multiple sessions and resources for all grade levels. This summer's theme will be "Team GISD: Families and Staff for Student Success".

Conversations will include topics like:

  • academic pathways to student success
  • advocating for your child
  • digital resources
  • healthy cooking
  • immigration
  • literacy

Families can choose to attend the conference either in-person or virtually. Sessions will also provide multiple language options. Please register to attend at bit.ly/GISDConference.

Schedule

 You can choose to attend the daytime or evening sessions.

Daytime schedule

  • Keynote & general session: 8-8:45 a.m.
  • 1st session: 9-9:45 a.m. 
  • Community Resources & Student Performances Fair: 10-11 a.m. 
  • 2nd session: 11-11:45 a.m. 
  • Closing session: 12-1 p.m. 

Evening schedule

  • Community Resources Fair: 4:20-5:30 p.m. 
  • 1st session: 5:35-6:20 p.m.
  • 2nd session: 6:20-7:05 p.m.