April 2019
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  • 8:15a Zumba Class (Perex School - Parent University Room)
    Zumba Class
    Mon, April 1 , 8:15am
    Perex School - Parent University Room
    A fitness program that combines Latin and international music with dance moves. Zumba routines incorporate interval training--alternating fast and slow rhythms--and resistance training.

    For more information contact Cristina Carreto at ccarreto@cps.edu
  • 9:30a ESL Class (Perez School - Parent University Site)
    ESL Class
    Mon, April 1 , 9:30am
    Perez School - Parent University Site
    The English course will implement an open space where parents will have the comfort to express themselves in a different language by practicing hands-on academic and artistic activities

    For more information contact CCarreto@cps.edu

    This class is free.
  • 12:00p Book Club (Perez School at Parent University Site)
    Book Club
    Mon, April 1 , 12:00pm
    Perez School at Parent University Site
    For learners who have a passion for reading. Club members will be given a book to read which will be discussed on a weekly basis. This is a free class. For more information contact Cristina Carreto at ccarreto@cps.edu
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  • 9:00a A Knock at Midnight Parent Bootcamp Series (Bouchet Elementary - Parent University Site)
    A Knock at Midnight Parent Bootcamp Series
    Tue, April 2 , 9:00am - 10:00am
    Bouchet Elementary - Parent University Site
    A Knock at Midnight understands that Parents are the first teachers for our students. This course is for parents to increase involvement in academic success for the 21st Century Learner.
  • 10:00a Healthy Eats Class (Dyett High School)
    Healthy Eats Class
    Tue, April 2 , 10:00am - 1:00pm
    Dyett High School
    A 7-course meal experience for parents/community to understand how to make healthy meals at home for the family without compromising flavor. For more information contact Peter Johnson at psjohnson@cps.edu
  • 10:00a Jumping On Board - New Trends in the Job Market (Joplin Elementary - Parent University Room)
    Jumping On Board - New Trends in the Job Market
    Tue, April 2 , 10:00am - 12:00pm
    Joplin Elementary - Parent University Room
    For more information contact Mirlene Dossous Mirlene Dossous
  • 10:00a Parent Leadership Institute (Sullivan High School - Rogers Park Parent University)
    Parent Leadership Institute
    Tue, April 2 , 10:00am - 12:00pm
    Sullivan High School - Rogers Park Parent University
    The Parent Leadership Institute (PLI) is a rigorous eight-week parent leadership development program that exposes participants to research-based standards linking family and community engagement to school success. For more information contact Les Kniskern at lpkniskern@cps.edu
  • 10:00a Pathways to Student Success through Parent Support (Bouchet Elementary Parent University Site)
    Pathways to Student Success through Parent Support
    Tue, April 2 , 10:00am - 11:00am
    Bouchet Elementary Parent University Site
    In this course, Parents will be led through a community building networking process that is designed to build parent advocacy and support.
  • 10:30a Technology for Parents (Perez School - Parent University School)
    Technology for Parents
    Tue, April 2 , 10:30am
    Perez School - Parent University School
    Parents will actively engage in learning how their smartphone can be an educational resource. They will learn about educational apps, how they can be used as resources for student homework or projects, as well as learn how to navigate important CPS websites on their mobile device that can result in better communication with their school and with the district. For more information contact Cristina Carreto at ccarreto@cps.edu.
  • 11:00a Cyber Spanish (Michele Clark High School - Parent University Room)
    Cyber Spanish
    Tue, April 2 , 11:00am
    Michele Clark High School - Parent University Room
    Practice Spanish in this workshop free of charge. Contact Juan Maldonado jjmaldonado@cps.edu for more information.
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  • 8:15a Zumba (Perez Elementary)
    Zumba
    Wed, April 3 , 8:15am
    Perez Elementary
    A fitness program that combines Latin and international music with dance moves. Zumba routines incorporate interval training--alternating fast and slow rhythms--and resistance training.

    For more information contact Cristina Carreto at ccarreto@cps.edu
  • 9:30a ESL Class (Perez School - Parent University Site)
    ESL Class
    Wed, April 3 , 9:30am
    Perez School - Parent University Site
    The English course will implement an open space where parents will have the comfort to express themselves in a different language by practicing hands-on academic and artistic activities

    For more information contact CCarreto@cps.edu

    This class is free.
  • 9:30a PAC Strategizing (Bouchet Elementary)
    PAC Strategizing
    Wed, April 3 , 9:30am
    Bouchet Elementary
    In this workshop PAC Officers how to effectively use Title 1 funds that align with your school's CIWP. Parents will learn how to positively build connections with principals and partners to ensure student success.
  • 10:00a 411 on Title 1 (Michele Clark High School)
    411 on Title 1
    Wed, April 3 , 10:00am - 7:00pm
    Michele Clark High School
    For more information contact Juan Maldonado at jjmaldonado@cps.edu
  • 10:00a Envisioning Justice Workshop (Dyett High School)
    Envisioning Justice Workshop
    Wed, April 3 , 10:00am - 12:00pm
    Dyett High School
    An 8-week course in art-making through conversation about the impact of incarceration on Chicago's communities. 
  • 10:00a Envisioning Justice (Dyett High School)
    Envisioning Justice
    Wed, April 3 , 10:00am - 12:00pm
    Dyett High School
    Art making through a conversation about the impact of incarceration on Chicago's communities
  • 10:00a Immigration Law Workshop (Cleveland Elementary)
    Immigration Law Workshop
    Wed, April 3 , 10:00am - 11:30am
    Cleveland Elementary
    Free Immigration Law Workshop
  • 10:00a STEM for Parent (Joplin Elementary)
    STEM for Parent
    Wed, April 3 , 10:00am - 5:00pm
    Joplin Elementary
  • 10:30a Folkloric Class (Perez Elementary)
    Folkloric Class
    Wed, April 3 , 10:30am
    Perez Elementary
    Folklore refers to the beliefs, practices, and customs that are traditional of a group of people or culture. This includes stories, crafts, music, and dances. For more information contact Cristina Carreto at ccarreto@cps.edu.
  • 12:00p Book Club (Perez School at Parent University Site)
    Book Club
    Wed, April 3 , 12:00pm
    Perez School at Parent University Site
    For learners who have a passion for reading. Club members will be given a book to read which will be discussed on a weekly basis. This is a free class. For more information contact Cristina Carreto at ccarreto@cps.edu
  • 4:00p CPR Training (Joplin Elementary)
    CPR Training
    Wed, April 3 , 4:00pm - 5:00pm
    Joplin Elementary
    Workshop on how to help parents prepare for and respond to emergencies. Contact Mirlene Dossous at mdossous@cps.edu for more information.
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  • 10:00a PAC Officer Drop-In Clinic (Sullivan High School)
    PAC Officer Drop-In Clinic
    Thu, April 4 , 10:00am - 7:00pm
    Sullivan High School
    Drop in clinic to serve Network 2 PAC officers who may need support, resources, and information. For more information contact Les Kiniskern at lpkniskern@cps.edu
  • 10:30a Bean Collage / Mosaic 2 (Perez Elementary)
    Bean Collage / Mosaic 2
    Thu, April 4 , 10:30am
    Perez Elementary
    Participants will take part in a variety of art-making decorations and learn techniques from around the world. For more information contact Cristina Carreto at ccarreto@cps.edu.
  • 10:30a Folkloric Class (Perez Elementary)
    Folkloric Class
    Thu, April 4 , 10:30am
    Perez Elementary
    Folklore refers to the beliefs, practices, and customs that are traditional of a group of people or culture. This includes stories, crafts, music, and dances. For more information contact Cristina Carreto at ccarreto@cps.edu.
  • 12:45p Sharing Recipes Workshop Series (Perez Elementary)
    Sharing Recipes Workshop Series
    Thu, April 4 , 12:45pm
    Perez Elementary
    Through nutrition and cooking classes, interactive displays and online resources, we provide knowledge and teach the skills necessary in order to help them make healthier meals, spend their food budgets effectively and make healthy living a natural part of their day. For more information contact ccarreto@cps.edu.
  • 9:30p Increasing Your Child's Academic Success (Joplin Elementary School)
    Increasing Your Child's Academic Success
    Thu, April 4 , 9:30pm
    Joplin Elementary School
    Parent University Student Success series. For more information contact Mirlene Dossous mdossous@cps.edu
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  • 10:00a Cooking Matters (Michele Clark High School)
    Cooking Matters
    Fri, April 5 , 10:00am
    Michele Clark High School
    6-week course. Participants will learn to cook in the class and also take supplies to cook at home. Participants must attend at least 4 of 6 classes to receive a certificate of completion. For more information contact Juan Maldonado JJmaldonado@cps.edu.
  • 12:00p Computer Lab - Cyber Learn (Michele Clark)
    Computer Lab - Cyber Learn
    Fri, April 5 , 12:00pm
    Michele Clark
    For more information Juan Maldonado at jjmaldonado@cps.edu
  • 4:00p Prom With A Purpose
    Prom With A Purpose
    Fri, April 5 , 4:00pm - 8:00pm
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  • 8:15a Zumba Class (Perex School - Parent University Room)
    Zumba Class
    Mon, April 8 , 8:15am
    Perex School - Parent University Room
    A fitness program that combines Latin and international music with dance moves. Zumba routines incorporate interval training--alternating fast and slow rhythms--and resistance training.

    For more information contact Cristina Carreto at ccarreto@cps.edu
  • 9:30a ESL Class (Perez School - Parent University Site)
    ESL Class
    Mon, April 8 , 9:30am
    Perez School - Parent University Site
    The English course will implement an open space where parents will have the comfort to express themselves in a different language by practicing hands-on academic and artistic activities

    For more information contact CCarreto@cps.edu

    This class is free.
  • 10:00a Cooking Matters (Michel Clark - Parent University Site)
    Cooking Matters
    Mon, April 8 , 10:00am
    Michel Clark - Parent University Site
    6-week course. Participants will learn to cook in the class and also take supplies to cook at home. Participants must attend at least 4 of 6 classes to receive a certificate of completion. For more information contact Juan Maldonado at lpkniskern@cps.edu.
  • 12:00p Book Club (Perez School at Parent University Site)
    Book Club
    Mon, April 8 , 12:00pm
    Perez School at Parent University Site
    For learners who have a passion for reading. Club members will be given a book to read which will be discussed on a weekly basis. This is a free class. For more information contact Cristina Carreto at ccarreto@cps.edu
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  • 9:00a A Knock at Midnight Parent Bootcamp Series (Bouchet Elementary - Parent University Site)
    A Knock at Midnight Parent Bootcamp Series
    Tue, April 9 , 9:00am - 10:00am
    Bouchet Elementary - Parent University Site
    A Knock at Midnight understands that Parents are the first teachers for our students. This course is for parents to increase involvement in academic success for the 21st Century Learner.
  • 9:00a CPR/First Aid Certification (Cleveland Elementary - 3121 W. Byron)
    CPR/First Aid Certification
    Tue, April 9 , 9:00am - 1:00pm
    Cleveland Elementary - 3121 W. Byron
    certification on how to help parents prepare for and respond to emergencies properly
  • 10:00a Parent Leadership Institute (Sullivan High School - Rogers Park Parent University)
    Parent Leadership Institute
    Tue, April 9 , 10:00am - 12:00pm
    Sullivan High School - Rogers Park Parent University
    The Parent Leadership Institute (PLI) is a rigorous eight-week parent leadership development program that exposes participants to research-based standards linking family and community engagement to school success. For more information contact Les Kniskern at lpkniskern@cps.edu
  • 10:00a Pathways to Student Success through Parent Support (Bouchet Elementary Parent University Site)
    Pathways to Student Success through Parent Support
    Tue, April 9 , 10:00am - 11:00am
    Bouchet Elementary Parent University Site
    In this course, Parents will be led through a community building networking process that is designed to build parent advocacy and support.
  • 10:30a Technology for Parents (Perez School - Parent University School)
    Technology for Parents
    Tue, April 9 , 10:30am
    Perez School - Parent University School
    Parents will actively engage in learning how their smartphone can be an educational resource. They will learn about educational apps, how they can be used as resources for student homework or projects, as well as learn how to navigate important CPS websites on their mobile device that can result in better communication with their school and with the district. For more information contact Cristina Carreto at ccarreto@cps.edu.
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  • 8:15a Zumba (Perez Elementary)
    Zumba
    Wed, April 10 , 8:15am
    Perez Elementary
    A fitness program that combines Latin and international music with dance moves. Zumba routines incorporate interval training--alternating fast and slow rhythms--and resistance training.

    For more information contact Cristina Carreto at ccarreto@cps.edu
  • 9:30a ESL Class (Perez School - Parent University Site)
    ESL Class
    Wed, April 10 , 9:30am
    Perez School - Parent University Site
    The English course will implement an open space where parents will have the comfort to express themselves in a different language by practicing hands-on academic and artistic activities

    For more information contact CCarreto@cps.edu

    This class is free.
  • 10:00a Grant Writing (Joplin Elementary)
    Grant Writing
    Wed, April 10 , 10:00am - 11:30am
    Joplin Elementary
    Learn how to write financial grants. For more information contact Mirlene Dossous at mdossous@cps.edu
  • 10:00a Grant Writing 101 (Joplin Elementary)
    Grant Writing 101
    Wed, April 10 , 10:00am - 11:30am
    Joplin Elementary
    Learn how to write financial grants. For more information reach out to Mirlene Dossous at mdossous@cps.edu.
  • 12:00p Book Club (Perez School at Parent University Site)
    Book Club
    Wed, April 10 , 12:00pm
    Perez School at Parent University Site
    For learners who have a passion for reading. Club members will be given a book to read which will be discussed on a weekly basis. This is a free class. For more information contact Cristina Carreto at ccarreto@cps.edu
  • 4:00p Envisioning Justice Workshop (Dyett High School)
    Envisioning Justice Workshop
    Wed, April 10 , 4:00pm - 6:00pm
    Dyett High School
    An 8-week course in art-making through conversation about the impact of incarceration on Chicago's communities. 
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  • 10:30a Folkloric Class (Perez Elementary)
    Folkloric Class
    Thu, April 11 , 10:30am
    Perez Elementary
    Folklore refers to the beliefs, practices, and customs that are traditional of a group of people or culture. This includes stories, crafts, music, and dances. For more information contact Cristina Carreto at ccarreto@cps.edu.
  • 12:45p Sharing Recipes Workshop Series (Perez Elementary)
    Sharing Recipes Workshop Series
    Thu, April 11 , 12:45pm
    Perez Elementary
    Through nutrition and cooking classes, interactive displays and online resources, we provide knowledge and teach the skills necessary in order to help them make healthier meals, spend their food budgets effectively and make healthy living a natural part of their day. For more information contact ccarreto@cps.edu.
  • 9:30p Increasing Your Child's Academic Success (Joplin Elementary School)
    Increasing Your Child's Academic Success
    Thu, April 11 , 9:30pm
    Joplin Elementary School
    Parent University Student Success series. For more information contact Mirlene Dossous mdossous@cps.edu
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  • 9:30a Raising Capable Kids (Dyett High School)
    Raising Capable Kids
    Fri, April 12 , 9:30am
    Dyett High School
    This class helps give you the confidence, tools, and skills you need to raise healthy, caring and responsible children. Participants learn time management, positive communication, honesty, and conflict resolution. For more information contact Peter Johnson at psjohnson@cps.edu
  • 10:30a Bean Collage /Mosaic 1 (Perez Elementary)
    Bean Collage /Mosaic 1
    Fri, April 12 , 10:30am
    Perez Elementary
    Participants will take part in a variety of art-making decorations and learn techniques from around the world. For more information contact Cristina Carreto at ccarreto@cps.edu.
  • 12:00p Computer Lab - Cyber Learn (Michele Clark)
    Computer Lab - Cyber Learn
    Fri, April 12 , 12:00pm
    Michele Clark
    For more information Juan Maldonado at jjmaldonado@cps.edu
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  • 8:15a Zumba Class (Perex School - Parent University Room)
    Zumba Class
    Mon, April 15 , 8:15am
    Perex School - Parent University Room
    A fitness program that combines Latin and international music with dance moves. Zumba routines incorporate interval training--alternating fast and slow rhythms--and resistance training.

    For more information contact Cristina Carreto at ccarreto@cps.edu
  • 9:30a ESL Class (Perez School - Parent University Site)
    ESL Class
    Mon, April 15 , 9:30am
    Perez School - Parent University Site
    The English course will implement an open space where parents will have the comfort to express themselves in a different language by practicing hands-on academic and artistic activities

    For more information contact CCarreto@cps.edu

    This class is free.
  • 10:00a Cooking Matters (Michel Clark - Parent University Site)
    Cooking Matters
    Mon, April 15 , 10:00am
    Michel Clark - Parent University Site
    6-week course. Participants will learn to cook in the class and also take supplies to cook at home. Participants must attend at least 4 of 6 classes to receive a certificate of completion. For more information contact Juan Maldonado at lpkniskern@cps.edu.
  • 12:00p Book Club (Perez School at Parent University Site)
    Book Club
    Mon, April 15 , 12:00pm
    Perez School at Parent University Site
    For learners who have a passion for reading. Club members will be given a book to read which will be discussed on a weekly basis. This is a free class. For more information contact Cristina Carreto at ccarreto@cps.edu
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  • 10:00a CPR Training (Michele Clark High School)
    CPR Training
    Fri, April 19 , 10:00am
    Michele Clark High School
    Participate in a CPR training free of charge. For more information contact Juan Maldonado at jjmaldonado@cps.edu.

  • 12:00p Computer Lab - Cyber Learn (Michele Clark)
    Computer Lab - Cyber Learn
    Fri, April 19 , 12:00pm
    Michele Clark
    For more information Juan Maldonado at jjmaldonado@cps.edu
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  • 8:15a Zumba Class (Perex School - Parent University Room)
    Zumba Class
    Mon, April 22 , 8:15am
    Perex School - Parent University Room
    A fitness program that combines Latin and international music with dance moves. Zumba routines incorporate interval training--alternating fast and slow rhythms--and resistance training.

    For more information contact Cristina Carreto at ccarreto@cps.edu
  • 9:30a ESL Class (Perez School - Parent University Site)
    ESL Class
    Mon, April 22 , 9:30am
    Perez School - Parent University Site
    The English course will implement an open space where parents will have the comfort to express themselves in a different language by practicing hands-on academic and artistic activities

    For more information contact CCarreto@cps.edu

    This class is free.
  • 12:00p Book Club (Perez School at Parent University Site)
    Book Club
    Mon, April 22 , 12:00pm
    Perez School at Parent University Site
    For learners who have a passion for reading. Club members will be given a book to read which will be discussed on a weekly basis. This is a free class. For more information contact Cristina Carreto at ccarreto@cps.edu
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  • 9:00a A Knock at Midnight Parent Bootcamp Series (Bouchet Elementary - Parent University Site)
    A Knock at Midnight Parent Bootcamp Series
    Tue, April 23 , 9:00am - 10:00am
    Bouchet Elementary - Parent University Site
    A Knock at Midnight understands that Parents are the first teachers for our students. This course is for parents to increase involvement in academic success for the 21st Century Learner.
  • 10:00a Grant Writing (Scott Joplin Elementary)
    Grant Writing
    Tue, April 23 , 10:00am - 11:30am
    Scott Joplin Elementary
    Learn how to write financial grants. For more information contact Mirlene Dossous at mdossous@cps.edu
  • 10:00a Including Your Diverse Learner in the General Education Classroom Setting (Dyett) (Dyett High School - 555 E. 51st Street)
    Including Your Diverse Learner in the General Education Classroom Setting (Dyett)
    Tue, April 23 , 10:00am - 12:00pm
    Dyett High School - 555 E. 51st Street
    Placing a child in the general education classroom is not enough to support your student's goals.  In this course, you will learn strategies that will help your diverse learner to be successful in the general education classroom with supports and services as indicated in the IEP.  

    For more information reach out to odlssparentsupport@cps.edu
  • 10:00a Including your Diverse Learner in the general  education classroom setting. (Sullivan) (Sullivan High School 6631 N. Bosworth Ave. Chicago, IL. 60626)
    Including your Diverse Learner in the general  education classroom setting. (Sullivan)
    Tue, April 23 , 10:00am
    Sullivan High School 6631 N. Bosworth Ave. Chicago, IL. 60626
    Course Description:   Placing a child in the general education classroom is not enough to support your student's goals.  In this course, you will learn strategies that will help your diverse learner to be successful in the general education classroom with supports and services as indicated in the IEP.

    For more information contact odlssparentsupport@cps.edu


  • 10:00a Including your Diverse Learner in the general  education classroom setting  (Corliss) (Rogers Park Parent University at Sullivan HS 6631 N Bosworth, Community Room 131)
    Including your Diverse Learner in the general  education classroom setting  (Corliss)
    Tue, April 23 , 10:00am - 12:00pm
    Rogers Park Parent University at Sullivan HS 6631 N Bosworth, Community Room 131
    Placing a child in the general education classroom is not enough to support your student's goals.  In this course, you will learn strategies that will help your diverse learner to be successful in the general education classroom with supports and services as indicated in the IEP.  

    For more information reach out to odlssparentsupport@cps.edu
  • 10:00a Pathways to Student Success through Parent Support (Bouchet Elementary Parent University Site)
    Pathways to Student Success through Parent Support
    Tue, April 23 , 10:00am - 11:00am
    Bouchet Elementary Parent University Site
    In this course, Parents will be led through a community building networking process that is designed to build parent advocacy and support.
  • 10:30a Technology for Parents (Perez School - Parent University School)
    Technology for Parents
    Tue, April 23 , 10:30am
    Perez School - Parent University School
    Parents will actively engage in learning how their smartphone can be an educational resource. They will learn about educational apps, how they can be used as resources for student homework or projects, as well as learn how to navigate important CPS websites on their mobile device that can result in better communication with their school and with the district. For more information contact Cristina Carreto at ccarreto@cps.edu.
  • 11:00a Cyber Spanish (Michele Clark High School - Parent University Room)
    Cyber Spanish
    Tue, April 23 , 11:00am
    Michele Clark High School - Parent University Room
    Practice Spanish in this workshop free of charge. Contact Juan Maldonado jjmaldonado@cps.edu for more information.
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  • 8:15a Zumba (Perez Elementary)
    Zumba
    Wed, April 24 , 8:15am
    Perez Elementary
    A fitness program that combines Latin and international music with dance moves. Zumba routines incorporate interval training--alternating fast and slow rhythms--and resistance training.

    For more information contact Cristina Carreto at ccarreto@cps.edu
  • 9:30a ESL Class (Perez School - Parent University Site)
    ESL Class
    Wed, April 24 , 9:30am
    Perez School - Parent University Site
    The English course will implement an open space where parents will have the comfort to express themselves in a different language by practicing hands-on academic and artistic activities

    For more information contact CCarreto@cps.edu

    This class is free.
  • 10:00a Envisioning Justice (Dyett High School)
    Envisioning Justice
    Wed, April 24 , 10:00am - 12:00pm
    Dyett High School
    Art making through conversation about the impact of incarceration on Chicago's communities
  • 12:00p Book Club (Perez School at Parent University Site)
    Book Club
    Wed, April 24 , 12:00pm
    Perez School at Parent University Site
    For learners who have a passion for reading. Club members will be given a book to read which will be discussed on a weekly basis. This is a free class. For more information contact Cristina Carreto at ccarreto@cps.edu
  • 6:00p Equity for CPS Schools (Dyett High School - 555 E. 51st St)
    Equity for CPS Schools
    Wed, April 24 , 6:00pm - 8:00pm
    Dyett High School - 555 E. 51st St
    Learn about the equity vision for CPS, have small group discussions with community leaders, and help create recommendations about additional aspects of equity that should be considered. 
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  • 9:30a Empowering Students to Self Regulate & Focus for Academic Success (Joplin Elementary)
    Empowering Students to Self Regulate & Focus for Academic Success
    Thu, April 25 , 9:30am
    Joplin Elementary
    For more information contact Mirlene Mossous at mmossous@cps.edu.
  • 10:00a Implicit Bias Practices (Dyett High School)
    Implicit Bias Practices
    Thu, April 25 , 10:00am
    Dyett High School
    For more information contact Peter Johnson at psjohnson@cps.edu. This workshop is a discussion about attitudes and stereotypes that affect our understanding, actions, intentions and decisions of which we may be unaware
  • 10:00a Including your Diverse Learner in the general  education classroom setting. (Avondale/Logandale) (Avondale/Logandale 3212 W. George Street Chicago, IL. 60618)
    Including your Diverse Learner in the general  education classroom setting. (Avondale/Logandale)
    Thu, April 25 , 10:00am
    Avondale/Logandale 3212 W. George Street Chicago, IL. 60618
    Course Description:   Placing a child in the general education classroom is not enough to support your student's goals.  In this course, you will learn strategies that will help your diverse learner to be successful in the general education classroom with supports and services as indicated in the IEP.

    For more information contact odlssparentsupport@cps.edu

  • 10:00a Including your Diverse Learner in the general  education classroom setting. (Bogan) (Bogan High School 3939 W. 79 th Street Chicago, IL. 60652)
    Including your Diverse Learner in the general  education classroom setting. (Bogan)
    Thu, April 25 , 10:00am - 7:00pm
    Bogan High School 3939 W. 79 th Street Chicago, IL. 60652
    Course Description:   Placing a child in the general education classroom is not enough to support your student's goals.  In this course, you will learn strategies that will help your diverse learner to be successful in the general education classroom with supports and services as indicated in the IEP.

    For more information contact odlssparentsupport@cps.edu

  • 10:00a PAC Officer Drop-In Clinic (Sullivan High School)
    PAC Officer Drop-In Clinic
    Thu, April 25 , 10:00am
    Sullivan High School
    Drop in clinic to serve Network 2 PAC officers who may need support, resources, and information. For more information contact Les Kiniskern at lpkniskern@cps.edu
  • 10:30a Folkloric Class (Perez Elementary)
    Folkloric Class
    Thu, April 25 , 10:30am
    Perez Elementary
    Folklore refers to the beliefs, practices, and customs that are traditional of a group of people or culture. This includes stories, crafts, music, and dances. For more information contact Cristina Carreto at ccarreto@cps.edu.
  • 12:45p Sharing Recipes Workshop Series (Perez Elementary)
    Sharing Recipes Workshop Series
    Thu, April 25 , 12:45pm
    Perez Elementary
    Through nutrition and cooking classes, interactive displays and online resources, we provide knowledge and teach the skills necessary in order to help them make healthier meals, spend their food budgets effectively and make healthy living a natural part of their day. For more information contact ccarreto@cps.edu.
  • 7:00p PAC Binder Series: Do's & Dont's of Documentation (Bouchet Elementary)
    PAC Binder Series: Do's & Dont's of Documentation
    Thu, April 25 , 7:00pm - 8:00pm
    Bouchet Elementary
    PAC Binder Series shows PAC officers how to effectively use Title 1 funds that align with policy and procedures. Parents will learn how to positively build connections with principals and partners to ensure student success.
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  • 8:15a Bullying and Conflict Resolution (Perez Elementary)
    Bullying and Conflict Resolution
    Fri, April 26 , 8:15am
    Perez Elementary
    Learn how to prevent bullying. For more information contact Cristina Carreto at ccarreto@cps.edu
  • 9:30a Raising Capable Kids (Dyett High School)
    Raising Capable Kids
    Fri, April 26 , 9:30am
    Dyett High School
    This class helps give you the confidence, tools, and skills you need to raise healthy, caring and responsible children. Participants learn time management, positive communication, honesty, and conflict resolution. For more information contact Peter Johnson at psjohnson@cps.edu
  • 10:00a Including your Diverse Learner in the general  education classroom setting.  (Perez) (Perez Elementary - 2001 S. Throop)
    Including your Diverse Learner in the general  education classroom setting.  (Perez)
    Fri, April 26 , 10:00am
    Perez Elementary - 2001 S. Throop
    Placing a child in the general education classroom is not enough to support your student's goals.  In this course, you will learn strategies that will help your diverse learner to be successful in the general education classroom with supports and services as indicated in the IEP.  

    For more information reach out to odlssparentsupport@cps.edu
  • 12:00p Computer Lab - Cyber Learn (Michele Clark)
    Computer Lab - Cyber Learn
    Fri, April 26 , 12:00pm
    Michele Clark
    For more information Juan Maldonado at jjmaldonado@cps.edu
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  • 8:15a Zumba Class (Perex School - Parent University Room)
    Zumba Class
    Mon, April 29 , 8:15am
    Perex School - Parent University Room
    A fitness program that combines Latin and international music with dance moves. Zumba routines incorporate interval training--alternating fast and slow rhythms--and resistance training.

    For more information contact Cristina Carreto at ccarreto@cps.edu
  • 9:30a ESL Class (Perez School - Parent University Site)
    ESL Class
    Mon, April 29 , 9:30am
    Perez School - Parent University Site
    The English course will implement an open space where parents will have the comfort to express themselves in a different language by practicing hands-on academic and artistic activities

    For more information contact CCarreto@cps.edu

    This class is free.
  • 12:00p Book Club (Perez School at Parent University Site)
    Book Club
    Mon, April 29 , 12:00pm
    Perez School at Parent University Site
    For learners who have a passion for reading. Club members will be given a book to read which will be discussed on a weekly basis. This is a free class. For more information contact Cristina Carreto at ccarreto@cps.edu
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  • 9:00a A Knock at Midnight Parent Bootcamp Series (Bouchet Elementary - Parent University Site)
    A Knock at Midnight Parent Bootcamp Series
    Tue, April 30 , 9:00am - 10:00am
    Bouchet Elementary - Parent University Site
    A Knock at Midnight understands that Parents are the first teachers for our students. This course is for parents to increase involvement in academic success for the 21st Century Learner.
  • 10:00a Parent Leadership Institute (Sullivan High School - Rogers Park Parent University)
    Parent Leadership Institute
    Tue, April 30 , 10:00am - 12:00pm
    Sullivan High School - Rogers Park Parent University
    The Parent Leadership Institute (PLI) is a rigorous eight-week parent leadership development program that exposes participants to research-based standards linking family and community engagement to school success. For more information contact Les Kniskern at lpkniskern@cps.edu
  • 10:30a Technology for Parents (Perez School - Parent University School)
    Technology for Parents
    Tue, April 30 , 10:30am
    Perez School - Parent University School
    Parents will actively engage in learning how their smartphone can be an educational resource. They will learn about educational apps, how they can be used as resources for student homework or projects, as well as learn how to navigate important CPS websites on their mobile device that can result in better communication with their school and with the district. For more information contact Cristina Carreto at ccarreto@cps.edu.
  • 11:00a Cyber Spanish (Michele Clark High School - Parent University Room)
    Cyber Spanish
    Tue, April 30 , 11:00am
    Michele Clark High School - Parent University Room
    Practice Spanish in this workshop free of charge. Contact Juan Maldonado jjmaldonado@cps.edu for more information.
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  • →  CPR Certification Class (Cleveland Elementary 3121 w. Byron)
    CPR Certification Class
    May 1 , 9:00am - May 2 , 12:00pm
    Cleveland Elementary 3121 w. Byron
    For more information contact Ellen Rosenfeld at erosenfeld@cps.edu
  • 10:00a Healthy Eats Class (Roosevelt HS 3436 W. Wilson)
    Healthy Eats Class
    Thu, May 2 , 10:00am - 12:00pm
    Roosevelt HS 3436 W. Wilson
    An interactive learning experience where parents learn to shop and cook with healthier options. Parents will receive samples of food.

    For more information contact Ellen Rosenfeld at erosenfeld@cps.edu
  • 10:00a Kindergarten Readiness (Dyett High School - 555 E. 51st St)
    Kindergarten Readiness
    Thu, May 2 , 10:00am - 12:00pm
    Dyett High School - 555 E. 51st St
    The transition to kindergarten is a major milestone for children and families as well. A smooth transition can help ensure your child is successful in school! This parent workshop will focus on strategies to help your 4-year-old child as they enter Kindergarten.

    There will be free backpacks, and books to raffle off, along with refreshments will be provided. Space will be limited and a reservation is required. The parents must reserve a spot by calling or emailing the Office of Early Childhood Education. For more information contact Pete Johnson at psjohnson@cps.edu



  • 10:00a Self-care Workshop Series (Dyett HSFA 555 E. 51st St)
    Self-care Workshop Series
    Thu, May 2 , 10:00am - 12:00pm
    Dyett HSFA 555 E. 51st St
    Three part series on self-care practices, setting positive boundaries and practical skills that encourages living well and breaking unhealthy life cycles. For more information contact Pete Johnson at psjohnson@cps.edu
  • 11:00a Cyber Spanish (Michele Clark High School - 5101 W. Harrison)
    Cyber Spanish
    Thu, May 2 , 11:00am - 12:00pm
    Michele Clark High School - 5101 W. Harrison
    A free workshop for parents and community members who are interested in learning Spanish. For more information reach out to Juan Maldonado at jjmaldonado@cps.edu
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  • Raising Highly Capable Kids (Dyett High School - 555 E. 51st St)
    Raising Highly Capable Kids
    Fri, May 3
    Dyett High School - 555 E. 51st St
    A 13-week course providing parents with an interactive, practical and hands-on tool to engage and build community with other parents. Through relevant stories and exercises, parents will learn about the essential building blocks that can maximize their child's potential and empower the whole family. For more information reach out to Pete Johnson at psjohnson@cps.edu.
  • 9:30a First Aid/CPR Class (Sullivan HS - 6631 N. Bosworth)
    First Aid/CPR Class
    Fri, May 3 , 9:30am - 2:30pm
    Sullivan HS - 6631 N. Bosworth
    Learn how to respond to emergencies and get CPR/First aid trained. This workshop is free for all parents and community members. For more information contact Les Kniskern at lpkniskern@cps.edu
  • 9:30a ROGERS PARK First Aid/CPR Certification (Rogers Park Parent University, 6631 N Bosworth)
    ROGERS PARK First Aid/CPR Certification
    Fri, May 3 , 9:30am - 2:30pm
    Rogers Park Parent University, 6631 N Bosworth
  • 10:00a Cooking Matters (Michele Clark High School 5101 W. Harrison)
    Cooking Matters
    Fri, May 3 , 10:00am - 12:30pm
    Michele Clark High School 5101 W. Harrison
    Join Parent University for a workshop on healthy eating and cooking lessons. This event is free for all parents and community members. For more information contact jjmaldonado@cps.edu
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