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Family Institute Learning Sessions are categorized into four strands:

Designed to support the personal and professional development goals of participants. These sessions focus on child development, effective parenting practices, parent leadership, and advocacy.

Sample Sessions Include:

  • Navigating the Prince George’s County Public Schools system
  • Communicating with Schools, Communicating with Families, Communicating with Children
  • Financial Literacy
  • English Learning
  • Parent/Family Teacher Conferences

Designed to foster an in-depth understanding of a child’s grade-level curriculum assessments, academic supports, policies and procedures.

Sample Sessions Include:

  • Literacy Development
  • Mathematics Fluency
  • College and Career Readiness
  • Early Childhood Education
  • Learning in a Digital Age Arts Exploration
  • Science Technology Engineering Mathematics (STEM)
  • Special Education Services
  • State and District Assessment

Designed to offer participants the opportunity to develop healthy habits that promote success. These sessions emphasize the important of physical, social, and emotional well-being.

Sample Sessions Include:

  • Bullying
  • Conflict Resolution
  • Fitness Nutrition
  • Nutrition
  • Social Media Safety
  • Stress Management
  • Keeping Our Children Safe
  • Restorative Jusice

Designed for Prince George’s County Public Schools (PGCPS) staff.  Sessions aim to equip school and office staff with best practices in family and community engagement.

Sample Sessions Include:

  • Creating A Family Engagement Plan
  • Creating A Welcoming Environment
  • Cultural Proficiency
  • Effective Communication
  • Engaging All Families Cultural Proficiency
  • Spanish for PGCPS Staff