November 19, 2013 - ONLINE WEBINAR
Addressing the Needs of the Whole Child: Inter-Agency and Community Collaborations for Student Success
1:00- 2:30 pm ESTPresented by:
Administrators, Teachers, Student Services Providers, Community Leaders
As families and schools face challenging economic times, finding innovative ways to form inter-agency and community collaborations is key to supporting student success. This webinar highlights two innovative programs that link schools and communities together to meet the growing needs of families, children, and youth so all can thrive. The first program is the Transforming Neighborhoods Initiative (TNI). Christian Rhodes and Corey Smedley will describe how TNI focuses on providing coordinated economic, health, public safety, and educational services to six neighborhoods in Prince George's County, MD. The second program is the Wellness Centers in Montgomery County Public Schools, MD. Luis Cardona and Carolyn Camacho explain how the Wellness Centers work with children and their families in the school community to reach their full potential by offering coordinated medical care, preventive and psychosocial services, quality counseling, positive youth development, and health education, in a culturally sensitive and confidential manner.
In this webinar, participants will:
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May 6, 2014 - Save the Date!
Boosting Success for 21st Century Learners: Equitable Practices for High Achievement
Featuring Strategies for Engaging Families & Creating Positive and Safe School Climates
Tuesday May 6, 2014, 8:00AM—4:00PM
The Conference Center at the Maritime Institute
Linthicum, MD. More details to come.