Join us for this special back-to-school event for parents and the DC school community on improving attendance and preventing truancy from the parent’s perspective.
• Hear firsthand experiences from parents, community organizations and school administrators
• Discover strategies for engaging parents and uncovering barriers, like housing and transportation
• Learn about resources and solutions making a difference for families and students in DC
Jennifer Niles, Deputy Mayor of Education
Antwan Wilson, Chancellor of DC Public Schools
Michelle Garcia, Director, Office of Victim Services and Justice Grants
Andrea Allen, Director of Student Attendance, DC Public Schools
Rashida Young, Senior Manager, Equity, and Fidelity, DC Public Charter School Board
+ testimonials from parents, school truancy officers, and local non-profits
Lunch will be provided.
Please RSVP to [email protected]