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8TH ANNUAL HISPANIC FAMILY CONFERENCEJoin local and national researchers and practitioners involved with Hispanic Family Outreach and Engagement. Learn why Family Engagement has emerged as the essential ingredient to addressing challenging educational, social and health problems. Learn how culturally competent engagement is done. Learn engagement subtleties and strategies that work (and those that don’t) while learning how to apply them to education, healthcare, social service, and faith-based engagement efforts.Speakers will include: Dr. Luis Torres, University of Houston; Dr. Kirk Lewis, Pasadena ISD; Dr. Richard Tapia, Rice University; Henry Gonzalez, Harris County Juvenile Probation; Robert Rivera, St. James Lutheran Church; Dr. Scott VanBeck, Houston A+ Challenge; Larry Savala, Hispanic Family Initiative; Art Rascon, ABC 13 News Anchor and others. **CEU CREDITS AVAILABLE**FAQsWho should attend?Individuals and organizations wanting to better understand, connect and partner with local Hispanic families and communities. School leadership, counselors, church outreach staff, healthcare organizations, and nonprofits all stand to benefit from the conference. What is the schedule of the event?7:30a-8:30a -- Private Breakfast (Separate Ticket Required)8:00a-8:30a -- Registration and Continental Breakfast8:30a-11:45a -- Morning Sessions12:00p - 3:30p -- Lunch and Afternoon Sessions3:30p - 4:30p -- Optional: Reception and Continued Discussion
Who should attend the Private Breakfast (7:30a - 8:30a)?The Private Breakfast is designed for decision-makers in various industries to dialogue directly with plenary speakers. Examples include: campus and district leaders, board members, foundation staff, community leaders (clergy, elected officials, etc), media and active sponsors. To facilitate healthy dialogue, tickets will be limited. Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?No. Your name and contact information will be gathered when you register for the event. Where can I contact the organizer with any questions?Email the event organizer at the link below.
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