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U.S. Department of Education Senior Official to Address Parents at District 23 6th Annual Title 1 Parent Involvement Conference

Press Office, (202) 401-1576,

Event Date 1: March 26, 2011 12:00 pm - 02:00 pm

Alberto Retana, Director of Community Outreach for the U.S. Department of Education, will talk with parent leaders about the need to reauthorize the Elementary and Secondary Education Act (ESEA) at the District 23 6th Annual Title I Parent Involvement Conference on Saturday, March 26 at Frederick Douglas Academy VII in Brooklyn. The conference agenda will include discussions with parents on parental engagement strategies, special education, common core standards, college preparation and other federal and state education initiatives. It will also include an open forum with District 23 middle and high school students on college completion.

Event 1
Who : Alberto Retana, Director of Community Outreach, U.S. Department of Education
What : Open Youth Forum—College Completion 12 p.m.-1:00 p.m. in the library
Parent Discussion—Elementary and Secondary Education Act (ESEA) and Parent Involvement, 1:00 p.m.-2:00 p.m.
When : Saturday, March 26, 2011
Where : Frederick Douglas Academy VII
226 Bristol Street (Between Thomas Boyland and Blake)
Brooklyn, NY 11212