The Arkansas State Parent Involvement Resource Center (PIRC) in
coordination with the Arkansas Department of Educationís Title I office is hosting a parental involvement workshop on Wednesday, January 13,2010, from 12:30 to 3:30 pm at the Central Arkansas Libraryís Darragh Center.
The workshop will train Parent Coordinators and Parent Facilitators from Title I schools in the newest modules of the Strengthening the
Partnership series. Training and training materials for the modules
will be provided and include a presenter script, participation handouts,and an evaluation form. The primary focus will be on: Helping Parents Understand School Report Cards; No Child Left Behind: What Parents Need to Know About School Accountability, Public School Choice and Supplemental Education Services (SES); and Making the Most of Parent Teacher Conferences: Tips for Parents.
The registration deadline is Friday, January 8, 2010. Registration
information and form are attached. Please register in advance, as space and materials are limited.
Please contact Pam Kahler at 501-364-6911 or firstname.lastname@example.org for