December 2020 Events & Workshops for Families
Updated: Dec 10, 2020
#NYCOfficeHours Virtual Town Hall en Espanol
Los edificios de las escuelas de la Ciudad de Nueva York reabrirán la próxima semana para los alumnos de 3-K, prekínder y de kínder a 5.ᵒ grado y para todos los alumnos del Distrito 75. ¿Tiene preguntas sobre los protocolos que seguimos para mantener los edificios seguros? Use #NYCOfficeHours en Twitter durante nuestro evento en español con el Canciller del Departamento de Educación de la Ciudad de Nueva York, Richard Carranza, y el Dr. Aaron Miller, Vicepresidente Ejecutivo de NYC Health + Hospitals.
· Miércoles, 9 de diciembre
· Llame al 1-800-280-9461
· Para obtener más información visite nuestro sitio web.
#NYCOfficeHours Virtual Town Hall en Espanol
Join us on Wednesday, December 9 from 6:30-7:30 p.m., for our Spanish language #NYCOfficeHours telephone town hall, all about health and safety in our schools! Dr. Aaron Miller, Executive Director, Family Health Program, New York City Health + Hospitals, and DOE Chancellor Richard A. Carranza will be taking questions from families. Whether you have questions about COVID-19 testing in schools, ventilation, PPE and cleaning, or more, dial 1-800-280-9461 on Wednesday, December 9 at 6:30 p.m. to ask and listen.
Understanding your School Comprehensive Education Plan (CEP)
Join FACE in the next workshop on its series of training for PA/PTA’s and President Councils, SLT members.
Our next training will be in collaboration with NYC Department of Education State & Federal Programs Implementation Office to provide an overview of the School Comprehensive Education Plan (CEP).
Join us for this very informative and interactive training. Interpretation will be provided in Spanish and Mandarin.
Tuesday, December 8, 2020 at 10AM.
Register for this training here
Spanish Conference Line - Dial 347-966-4114 - Pin: 758927965#
Mandarin Conference Line - Dial 347-966-4114 - Pin: 166927638#
Please note: DOE colleagues are welcome to attend, but please know that there will be an SLT Training Video for administrators, staff and all SLT members released later this month.
RoadMap to College for ELL Parents of ELL High School Seniors
NYS Language Regional Bilingual Education Resource Network (RBERN) presents a series of workshops for the Parents and families of English Language Learners (ELLs) HIGH SCHOOL SENIORS.
Learn about the role that parents take in assisting, guiding and supporting their child through the financial aid and college application process.
WORKSHOPS WILL BE OFFERED IN:
CHINESE, ENGLISH, HAITIAN CREOLE, RUSSIAN, AND SPANISH
TOPICS ADDRESSED WILL BE:
Part 1: Helping my child navigate the college process from November through January
o The parent’s role in assisting their child with the college application process
o Timeline of tasks that the parent and child must complete from now until January 2021
o Information on student eligibility for financial aid
Part 2: How to select a college and navigate the financial aid process
o How to select a college
o Financial aid process
o Making the best fiscal decision for college choice
Click here for more information about sessions and how to register.
Workshop to Support Remote Learning with Spanish-Speaking Families
The DOE, in partnership with Ramapo for Children, is offering “Celebrar & Elevar,” a workshop in Spanish about strategies for families to strengthen their connection when they are learning remotely. Families may attend any of the following sessions:
· December 9, from 5:30-6:30PM
· December 16, from 5:30-6:30PM
· January 6, from 5:30-6:30PM
Coping During COVID-19
Our partners at the Child Mind Institute are offering a series of free workshops. Interested caregivers can learn more about the workshops and register here.
Anxiety and COVID-19 - Wednesday, 12/9 4:00pm – 5:00pm EST
Fostering Resilience Within Your Family - Thursday, 12/10 4:00pm – 5:00pm EST
Managing Grief and Loss - Monday, 12/14 4:00pm – 5:00pm EST
Mindful Parenting - Monday, 12/14 5:00pm – 6:00pm EST
Is My Child Going to Be Okay? - Wednesday, 12/16 4:00pm – 5:00pm EST
Managing Intense Emotions - Wednesday, 12/16 5:00pm – 6:00pm EST
For additional resources, please visit the Child Mind Institute’s website at: https://childmind.org/coping-during-covid-19-resources-for-parents/.
Holiday Fun at the Met Opera
Free Met Opera 5-Day Family Holiday Festival
Thursday, December 17 through Monday, December 21
During this festive time of year, the Met Opera is presenting a series of virtual workshops to guide kids and families through Hansel and Gretel, a wickedly entertaining, English language adaptation of the classic fairy tale.
All workshops will be livestreamed on Facebook and YouTube.
Visit www.metopera.org/family to learn more and register.
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