October 2019
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  • 9:00a Parents on Board (Bogan High School- 3939 W 79th St, Chicago, IL 60652)
    Parents on Board
    Mon, September 30 , 9:00am - 11:00am
    Bogan High School- 3939 W 79th St, Chicago, IL 60652
    Parents will learn how to help their kids with schoolwork how to set up a study-smart environment at home. Parents will gain the skills to engage in their kids education.

    For more information on this workshop please contact Victoria Infante at veinfante@cps.edu.
  • 10:00a Cyber Spanish workshop (Michele Clark High school- 5101 W Harrison St, Chicago, IL 60644 room 121)
    Cyber Spanish workshop
    Mon, September 30 , 10:00am - 11:30am
    Michele Clark High school- 5101 W Harrison St, Chicago, IL 60644 room 121
    Don't know how to use all the functions on your phone or personal device come to this workshop were we will help you understand your personal technology. There is more to a phone and computer than making phone calls and texting. For more information please contact Juan Maldonado at jjmaldonado@cps.edu
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  • 8:00a Pilsen/Little Village Zumba (Pilsen Little Village Parent University- 2001 S. Throop)
    Pilsen/Little Village Zumba
    Thu, October 3 , 8:00am - 9:00am
    Pilsen Little Village Parent University- 2001 S. Throop
    Zumba is an aerobic exercise that develops according to the rhythm of Latin music. .The party atmosphere that helps you lose weight, feel good and wiggle those worries away! Build confidence and have fun with your Zumba buddies! For details of classes contact Diane Gracia at: dggracia@cps.edu 773-534-9493
  • 9:30a Parent Empowerment (Joplin Elementary School- 7927 S Honore St, Chicago, IL 60620)
    Parent Empowerment
    Thu, October 3 , 9:30am - 10:30am
    Joplin Elementary School- 7927 S Honore St, Chicago, IL 60620
    This is a 4-week series to help Parents examine, discuss and create routines as well as contingency plans to assist with their child's academic success. for more information please contact Mirlene Dossous at mdossous@cps.edu
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  • 9:00a Perez Census Meeting (Perez Parent University- 1241 W 19th St, Chicago, IL 60608)
    Perez Census Meeting
    Fri, October 4 , 9:00am - 11:00am
    Perez Parent University- 1241 W 19th St, Chicago, IL 60608
    We will be explaining why it is important to count yourself in the 2020 census. For more information on this census meeting, please contact Diane Gracia at dggracia@cps.edu 773-534-9493
  • 10:00a Bogan Local School Council Training (Bogan Parent university- 3939 W 79th St, Chicago, IL 60652)
    Bogan Local School Council Training
    Fri, October 4 , 10:00am - 12:00pm
    Bogan Parent university- 3939 W 79th St, Chicago, IL 60652
    The Office of Local School Council Relations provides support and technical assistance to Local School Councils (LSCs) as they carry out the responsibilities of local school governance in four principle areas. Training's are held so that LSC's can enhance their knowledge of how LSCs operate and their role as an LSC member.

    This training will discuss module 2- Effective LSC's

    RSVP 773-553-1400
  • 10:00a Clemente Local School Council Training (Clemente Parent University- 1147 N Western Ave, Chicago, IL 60622)
    Clemente Local School Council Training
    Fri, October 4 , 10:00am - 12:00pm
    Clemente Parent University- 1147 N Western Ave, Chicago, IL 60622
    The Office of Local School Council Relations provides support and technical assistance to Local School Councils (LSCs) as they carry out the responsibilities of local school governance in four principle areas. Training's are held so that LSC's can enhance their knowledge of how LSCs operate and their role as an LSC member.

    This training will discuss module 2- Effective LSC's
    RSvP 773 553 1400
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  • 8:00a Pilsen/Little Village Zumba (Pilsen Little Village Parent University- 2001 S. Throop)
    Pilsen/Little Village Zumba
    Mon, October 7 , 8:00am - 9:00am
    Pilsen Little Village Parent University- 2001 S. Throop
    Zumba is an aerobic exercise that develops according to the rhythm of Latin music. .The party atmosphere that helps you lose weight, feel good and wiggle those worries away! Build confidence and have fun with your Zumba buddies! For details of classes contact Diane Gracia at: dggracia@cps.edu 773-534-9493
  • 9:00a Alebrijes Art Workshop Session 1 (Pilsen Little Village Parent University- 2001 S. Throop)
    Alebrijes Art Workshop Session 1
    Mon, October 7 , 9:00am - 11:00am
    Pilsen Little Village Parent University- 2001 S. Throop
    Come learn how to make alebrije, ignite your creativity by designing your own version of an alebrije, Constructing a three-dimensional fantasy creature will give you a chance to unleash your imagination as you develop important fine motor skills. For more Information please contact Diane Gracia at dggracia@cps.edu 773-534-9493
  • 11:30a Alebrijes Art Workshop Session 2 (Pilsen Little Village Parent University- 2001 S. Throop)
    Alebrijes Art Workshop Session 2
    Mon, October 7 , 11:30am - 1:30pm
    Pilsen Little Village Parent University- 2001 S. Throop
    Come learn how to make alebrije, ignite your creativity by designing your own version of an alebrije, Constructing a three-dimensional fantasy creature will give you a chance to unleash your imagination as you develop important fine motor skills. For more Information please contact Diane Gracia at dggracia@cps.edu 773-534-9493

  • 6:00p Greater BCAC Meeting (Timothy Community Center (TCC) 4351 S. Drexel)
    Greater BCAC Meeting
    Mon, October 7 , 6:00pm - 8:00pm
    Timothy Community Center (TCC) 4351 S. Drexel
    Sub-committees will provide action steps since July meeting; debrief BCAC parent breakfast; updates from schools and Executive Committee. For more information please contact Carl Hurdlik at cchurdlik@cps.edu
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  • 8:00a Pilsen/Little Village Zumba (Pilsen Little Village Parent University- 2001 S. Throop)
    Pilsen/Little Village Zumba
    Tue, October 8 , 8:00am - 9:00am
    Pilsen Little Village Parent University- 2001 S. Throop
    Zumba is an aerobic exercise that develops according to the rhythm of Latin music. .The party atmosphere that helps you lose weight, feel good and wiggle those worries away! Build confidence and have fun with your Zumba buddies! For details of classes contact Diane Gracia at: dggracia@cps.edu 773-534-9493
  • 9:00a Alebrijes Art Workshop Session 1 (Pilsen Little Village Parent University- 2001 S. Throop)
    Alebrijes Art Workshop Session 1
    Tue, October 8 , 9:00am - 11:00am
    Pilsen Little Village Parent University- 2001 S. Throop
    Come learn how to make alebrije, ignite your creativity by designing your own version of an alebrije, Constructing a three-dimensional fantasy creature will give you a chance to unleash your imagination as you develop important fine motor skills. For more Information please contact Diane Gracia at dggracia@cps.edu 773-534-9493
  • 9:30a Healthy Relationships Workshop (Ashburn Elementary School- 8300 S St Louis Ave, Chicago, IL 60652)
    Healthy Relationships Workshop
    Tue, October 8 , 9:30am - 12:30pm
    Ashburn Elementary School- 8300 S St Louis Ave, Chicago, IL 60652
    Learn about effective communication skills, social awareness, self-management. More information can be provided by Victoria Infante at veinfante@cps.edu.
  • 10:00a Math workshop: Composing and decomposing numbers for all (Logandale Parent University 3212 W George St Chicago, IL 60618)
    Math workshop: Composing and decomposing numbers for all
    Tue, October 8 , 10:00am - 11:00am
    Logandale Parent University 3212 W George St Chicago, IL 60618
    What is one of the most important ways parents can help their children in math? The Composing & Decomposing Numbers for All workshop explores how parents can help their kids learn and gain number sense. Number sense is the foundation of all math learning! Attendees will get an interactive and fun workshop exploring how to compose and decompose numbers. Parents will be equipped to support number sense through learning key strategies to integrate and establish at home.
    For more information on this workshop please contact Sarahi Garcia at Sarahi-sgarcia302@cps.edu.
  • 10:00a Michele Clark PAC/PLN Network 3,5 Meeting (Michele Clark Parent University- 5101 W Harrison St, Chicago, IL 60644)
    Michele Clark PAC/PLN Network 3,5 Meeting
    Tue, October 8 , 10:00am - 12:00pm
    Michele Clark Parent University- 5101 W Harrison St, Chicago, IL 60644

    The Parent Advisory Council (PAC) / Parent Leadership Network (PLN) Collaborative meeting is a parent engagement initiative grounded in partnership-building that ensures the learning and leadership experience of parents is relational, developmental, collaborative, and linked to learning.


    The purpose is to: 



    Provide parents with updated and relevant District data to better inform them of the status of their individual schools


    Connect parents with both city-wide and CPS departmental resources to help foster their leadership skills and their engagement in the learning process


    Deliver both need-based and research-based workshops based on the five components to ensure we are empowering and servicing schools


    Help parents create partnerships with educators, students, and other parents to increase the social, cultural, and human capital in their schools​​​​​​​​​​​​​​

  • 11:30a Alebrijes Art Workshop Session 2 (Pilsen Little Village Parent University- 2001 S. Throop)
    Alebrijes Art Workshop Session 2
    Tue, October 8 , 11:30am - 1:30pm
    Pilsen Little Village Parent University- 2001 S. Throop
    Come learn how to make alebrije, ignite your creativity by designing your own version of an alebrije, Constructing a three-dimensional fantasy creature will give you a chance to unleash your imagination as you develop important fine motor skills. For more Information please contact Diane Gracia at dggracia@cps.edu 773-534-9493

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  • 8:00a Pilsen/Little Village Zumba (Pilsen Little Village Parent University- 2001 S. Throop)
    Pilsen/Little Village Zumba
    Wed, October 9 , 8:00am - 9:00am
    Pilsen Little Village Parent University- 2001 S. Throop
    Zumba is an aerobic exercise that develops according to the rhythm of Latin music. .The party atmosphere that helps you lose weight, feel good and wiggle those worries away! Build confidence and have fun with your Zumba buddies! For details of classes contact Diane Gracia at: dggracia@cps.edu 773-534-9493
  • 9:00a Logandale PAC/PLN Network 4 Meeting (Logandale Parent University- 3212 W George St, Chicago, IL 60618)
    Logandale PAC/PLN Network 4 Meeting
    Wed, October 9 , 9:00am - 11:00am
    Logandale Parent University- 3212 W George St, Chicago, IL 60618

    The Parent Advisory Council (PAC) / Parent Leadership Network (PLN) Collaborative meeting is a parent engagement initiative grounded in partnership-building that ensures the learning and leadership experience of parents is relational, developmental, collaborative, and linked to learning.


    The purpose is to:


    • Provide parents with updated and relevant District data to better inform them of the status of their individual schools


    • Connect parents with both city-wide and CPS departmental resources to help foster their leadership skills and their engagement in the learning process


    • Deliver both need-based and research-based workshops based on the five components to ensure we are empowering and servicing schools


    • Help parents create partnerships with educators, students, and other parents to increase the social, cultural, and human capital in their schools​​​​​​​​​​​​​​
  • 9:00a Parent Help -Reading and math workshop (Rogers Park PU at Sullivan High School-6631 n. Bosworth, Chicago 60626)
    Parent Help -Reading and math workshop
    Wed, October 9 , 9:00am - 11:30am
    Rogers Park PU at Sullivan High School-6631 n. Bosworth, Chicago 60626
    Assisting parents with basic computer skills and some reading/math skills. When helping a parent they are better equipped to help their children. For more information on this continuous worksho please contact Cindra hart at 773-534-2782
  • 9:00a Pilsen Little Village Nutrition Workshop (Pilsen/Little Village Parent University- 2001 S. Throop)
    Pilsen Little Village Nutrition Workshop
    Wed, October 9 , 9:00am - 11:00am
    Pilsen/Little Village Parent University- 2001 S. Throop
    This course will give you the knowledge and skills needed to eat a nutritious diet and to live a healthy lifestyle. It will be a hands-on course where you will be preparing healthy dishes. For more information on this workshop please contact Diane Gracia at dggracia@cps.edu 773-534-9493
  • 10:00a Richards ODLSS Training-Tools to Navigate the Special Education Process: From Referral to Evaluation for IEP’s & 504 Plans. (Richards Career Academy HS- 5009 S Laflin St, Chicago, IL 60609)
    Richards ODLSS Training-Tools to Navigate the Special Education Process: From Referral to Evaluation for IEP’s & 504 Plans.
    Wed, October 9 , 10:00am - 11:30am
    Richards Career Academy HS- 5009 S Laflin St, Chicago, IL 60609
    Course Title: Tools to Navigate the Special Education Process: From
    Referral to Evaluation for IEP’s & 504 Plans.

    Course Description: Learn how your student can be referred for special education services
    including an IEP or 504 and how to navigate the evaluation process. You will also learn about your
    role and rights as a parent/guardian under state and federal law.

    Please contact odlssparentsupport@cps.edu for more information
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  • 8:00a Pilsen/Little Village Zumba (Pilsen Little Village Parent University- 2001 S. Throop)
    Pilsen/Little Village Zumba
    Thu, October 10 , 8:00am - 9:00am
    Pilsen Little Village Parent University- 2001 S. Throop
    Zumba is an aerobic exercise that develops according to the rhythm of Latin music. .The party atmosphere that helps you lose weight, feel good and wiggle those worries away! Build confidence and have fun with your Zumba buddies! For details of classes contact Diane Gracia at: dggracia@cps.edu 773-534-9493
  • 9:30a Healthy Relationships Workshop (Ashburn Elementary School- 8300 S St Louis Ave, Chicago, IL 60652)
    Healthy Relationships Workshop
    Thu, October 10 , 9:30am - 12:30pm
    Ashburn Elementary School- 8300 S St Louis Ave, Chicago, IL 60652
    Learn about effective communication skills, social awareness, self-management. More information can be provided by Victoria Infante at veinfante@cps.edu.
  • 9:30a Parent Empowerment (Joplin Elementary School- 7927 S Honore St, Chicago, IL 60620)
    Parent Empowerment
    Thu, October 10 , 9:30am - 10:30am
    Joplin Elementary School- 7927 S Honore St, Chicago, IL 60620
    This is a 4-week series to help Parents examine, discuss and create routines as well as contingency plans to assist with their child's academic success. for more information please contact Mirlene Dossous at mdossous@cps.edu
  • 10:00a Perez Local School Council Training (Perez Parent University- 1241 W 19th St, Chicago, IL 60608)
    Perez Local School Council Training
    Thu, October 10 , 10:00am - 12:00pm
    Perez Parent University- 1241 W 19th St, Chicago, IL 60608
    The Office of Local School Council Relations provides support and technical assistance to Local School Councils (LSCs) as they carry out the responsibilities of local school governance in four principle areas. Training's are held so that LSC's can enhance their knowledge of how LSCs operate and their role as an LSC member.

    This training will discuss module 2- Effective LSC's

    RSVP 773-5531400
  • 10:00a Sullivan PAC/PLN Network 2 (Sullivan Parent University- 6631 N Bosworth Ave, Chicago, IL 60626)
    Sullivan PAC/PLN Network 2
    Thu, October 10 , 10:00am - 12:00pm
    Sullivan Parent University- 6631 N Bosworth Ave, Chicago, IL 60626

    The Parent Advisory Council (PAC) / Parent Leadership Network (PLN) Collaborative meeting is a parent engagement initiative grounded in partnership-building that ensures the learning and leadership experience of parents is relational, developmental, collaborative, and linked to learning.


    The purpose is to:


    • Provide parents with updated and relevant District data to better inform them of the status of their individual schools


    • Connect parents with both city-wide and CPS departmental resources to help foster their leadership skills and their engagement in the learning process


    • Deliver both need-based and research-based workshops based on the five components to ensure we are empowering and servicing schools


    • Help parents create partnerships with educators, students, and other parents to increase the social, cultural, and human capital in their schools​​​​​​​​​​​​​​
  • 4:00p Corliss Local School Council Training (Corliss Parent University- 821 E 103rd St, Chicago, IL 60628)
    Corliss Local School Council Training
    Thu, October 10 , 4:00pm - 5:00pm
    Corliss Parent University- 821 E 103rd St, Chicago, IL 60628
    The Office of Local School Council Relations provides support and technical assistance to Local School Councils (LSCs) as they carry out the responsibilities of local school governance in four principle areas. Training's are held so that LSC's can enhance their knowledge of how LSCs operate and their role as an LSC member.

    This training will discuss module 7- Internal accounts/fund-raising

    RSVP- 773-553-1400
  • 5:00p Corliss Local School Council Training (Corliss Parent University- 821 E 103rd St, Chicago, IL 60628)
    Corliss Local School Council Training
    Thu, October 10 , 5:00pm - 6:00pm
    Corliss Parent University- 821 E 103rd St, Chicago, IL 60628
    The Office of Local School Council Relations provides support and technical assistance to Local School Councils (LSCs) as they carry out the responsibilities of local school governance in four principle areas. Training's are held so that LSC's can enhance their knowledge of how LSCs operate and their role as an LSC member.

    This training will discuss module 9- Officers' role and responsibilities

    RSVP 773-553-1400
  • 6:00p DuSable Community Meeting #3 (DuSable Campus- 4934 S. Wabash)
    DuSable Community Meeting #3
    Thu, October 10 , 6:00pm - 7:30pm
    DuSable Campus- 4934 S. Wabash
    Stakeholders from BCAC, Alumni, 2 schools, and CPS will continue discussions about a possible merger. CTE will provide a brief presentation. For more information on this meeting, please contact Carl Hurdlik at cchurdlik@cps.edu
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  • 9:00a Bouchet PAC/PLN Network 12 Meeting (Bouchet Parent University- 7355 S Jeffery Ave, Chicago, IL 60649)
    Bouchet PAC/PLN Network 12 Meeting
    Fri, October 11 , 9:00am - 11:00am
    Bouchet Parent University- 7355 S Jeffery Ave, Chicago, IL 60649
    The Parent Advisory Council (PAC) / Parent Leadership Network (PLN) Collaborative meeting is a parent engagement initiative grounded in partnership-building that ensures the learning and leadership experience of parents is relational, developmental, collaborative, and linked to learning.

    The purpose is to:

    Provide parents with updated and relevant District data to better inform them of the status of their individual schools

    Connect parents with both city-wide and CPS departmental resources to help foster their leadership skills and their engagement in the learning process

    Deliver both need-based and research-based workshops based on the five components to ensure we are empowering and servicing schools

    Help parents create partnerships with educators, students, and other parents to increase the social, cultural, and human capital in their schools​​​​​​​​​​​​​​
  • 9:00a I am the first Teacher (Pilsen/Little Village Parent University- 2001 S. Throop)
    I am the first Teacher
    Fri, October 11 , 9:00am - 11:00am
    Pilsen/Little Village Parent University- 2001 S. Throop
    Strategies to help boost self-esteem are highlighted. The importance of being your child's first teacher is promoted. For more information please contact Diane Gracia at dggracia@cps.edu 773-534-9493
  • 9:00a Steinmetz Local School Council Training (Steinmetz Parent University- 3030 N Mobile Ave, Chicago, IL 60634)
    Steinmetz Local School Council Training
    Fri, October 11 , 9:00am - 11:00am
    Steinmetz Parent University- 3030 N Mobile Ave, Chicago, IL 60634
    The Office of Local School Council Relations provides support and technical assistance to Local School Councils (LSCs) as they carry out the responsibilities of local school governance in four principle areas. Training's are held so that LSC's can enhance their knowledge of how LSCs operate and their role as an LSC member.

    This training will discuss module 4 budget

    RSVP 773 553 1400
  • 10:00a Bogan Local School Council Training (Bogan Parent university- 3939 W 79th St, Chicago, IL 60652)
    Bogan Local School Council Training
    Fri, October 11 , 10:00am - 12:00pm
    Bogan Parent university- 3939 W 79th St, Chicago, IL 60652
    The Office of Local School Council Relations provides support and technical assistance to Local School Councils (LSCs) as they carry out the responsibilities of local school governance in four principle areas. Training's are held so that LSC's can enhance their knowledge of how LSCs operate and their role as an LSC member.

    This training will discuss module 2- Effective LSC's

    RSVP 773-553-1400
  • 10:00a Clemente Local School Council Training (Clemente Parent University- 1147 N Western Ave, Chicago, IL 60622)
    Clemente Local School Council Training
    Fri, October 11 , 10:00am - 12:00pm
    Clemente Parent University- 1147 N Western Ave, Chicago, IL 60622
    The Office of Local School Council Relations provides support and technical assistance to Local School Councils (LSCs) as they carry out the responsibilities of local school governance in four principle areas. Training's are held so that LSC's can enhance their knowledge of how LSCs operate and their role as an LSC member.

    This training will discuss module 2- Effective LSC's

    RSvP 773-553-1400
  • 10:00a Erie nutrition: Comprando rico y sano (Logandale Parent University 3212 W George St Chicago, IL 60618)
    Erie nutrition: Comprando rico y sano
    Fri, October 11 , 10:00am - 12:00pm
    Logandale Parent University 3212 W George St Chicago, IL 60618
    Erie House will teach more nutritious habits to parents while teaching them how to cook healthy nutritious meals, how to involve their children during meal preparation and shopping, learning to cook proportioned meals for 4 people with a budget of $5 and Zumba classes.
    For more information on this workshop please contact Sarahi Garcia at sarahi-sgarcia302@cps.edu
  • 10:00a Social media with Chicago Police Department (Rogers Park PU at Sullivan High School-6631 n. Bosworth, Chicago 60626)
    Social media with Chicago Police Department
    Fri, October 11 , 10:00am - 12:00pm
    Rogers Park PU at Sullivan High School-6631 n. Bosworth, Chicago 60626
    This workshop is held in partnership with the Chicago Police Department. Officer Monique Giannoni, will share training and bullying prevention and response training. For more information please call Cindra Hart for more information at 773-534-2782.
  • 11:30a Healthy Relationships Workshops (Parent University - Back of the Yards-1435 W. 50th. St. Chicago IL 60609)
    Healthy Relationships Workshops
    Fri, October 11 , 11:30am - 1:00pm
    Parent University - Back of the Yards-1435 W. 50th. St. Chicago IL 60609
    Teach the use of practical tools and skills that will help parents identify the difference between healthy and unhealthy relationships with group discussions, art activities, meditation, breathing techniques, and yoga. For more information please contact Janet at jdelaluz6@cps.edu
  • 11:30a Steinmetz Local School Council Training (Steinmetz Parent University- 3030 N Mobile Ave, Chicago, IL 60634)
    Steinmetz Local School Council Training
    Fri, October 11 , 11:30am - 1:30pm
    Steinmetz Parent University- 3030 N Mobile Ave, Chicago, IL 60634
    The Office of Local School Council Relations provides support and technical assistance to Local School Councils (LSCs) as they carry out the responsibilities of local school governance in four principle areas. Training's are held so that LSC's can enhance their knowledge of how LSCs operate and their role as an LSC member.

    This training will discuss module 5- Principal evaluation

    RSVP 773-553-1400
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  • Indigenous People's Day/Columbus Day (Districtwide)
    Indigenous People's Day/Columbus Day
    Mon, October 14
    Districtwide
    No classes for all CPS students.

    CPS buildings and offices will be closed in observance of Indigenous People's Day/Columbus Day.
  • 8:00a Pilsen/Little Village Zumba (Pilsen Little Village Parent University- 2001 S. Throop)
    Pilsen/Little Village Zumba
    Mon, October 14 , 8:00am - 9:00am
    Pilsen Little Village Parent University- 2001 S. Throop
    Zumba is an aerobic exercise that develops according to the rhythm of Latin music. .The party atmosphere that helps you lose weight, feel good and wiggle those worries away! Build confidence and have fun with your Zumba buddies! For details of classes contact Diane Gracia at: dggracia@cps.edu 773-534-9493
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  • 8:00a Pilsen/Little Village Zumba (Pilsen Little Village Parent University- 2001 S. Throop)
    Pilsen/Little Village Zumba
    Tue, October 15 , 8:00am - 9:00am
    Pilsen Little Village Parent University- 2001 S. Throop
    Zumba is an aerobic exercise that develops according to the rhythm of Latin music. .The party atmosphere that helps you lose weight, feel good and wiggle those worries away! Build confidence and have fun with your Zumba buddies! For details of classes contact Diane Gracia at: dggracia@cps.edu 773-534-9493
  • 9:30a Healthy Relationships Workshop (Ashburn Elementary School- 8300 S St Louis Ave, Chicago, IL 60652)
    Healthy Relationships Workshop
    Tue, October 15 , 9:30am - 12:30pm
    Ashburn Elementary School- 8300 S St Louis Ave, Chicago, IL 60652
    Learn about effective communication skills, social awareness, self-management. More information can be provided by Victoria Infante at veinfante@cps.edu.
  • 9:30a Joplin PAC/PLN Network 11 meeting (Joplin Parent University-7927 S Honore St, Chicago, IL 60620)
    Joplin PAC/PLN Network 11 meeting
    Tue, October 15 , 9:30am - 12:00pm
    Joplin Parent University-7927 S Honore St, Chicago, IL 60620
    The Parent Advisory Council (PAC) / Parent Leadership Network (PLN) Collaborative meeting is a parent engagement initiative grounded in partnership-building that ensures the learning and leadership experience of parents is relational, developmental, collaborative, and linked to learning.

    The purpose is to:

    Provide parents with updated and relevant District data to better inform them of the status of their individual schools

    Connect parents with both city-wide and CPS departmental resources to help foster their leadership skills and their engagement in the learning process

    Deliver both need-based and research-based workshops based on the five components to ensure we are empowering and servicing schools

    Help parents create partnerships with educators, students, and other parents to increase the social, cultural, and human capital in their schools​​​​​​​​​​​​​​
  • 10:00a Computer 101 (Logandale Parent University 3212 W George St Chicago, IL 60618)
    Computer 101
    Tue, October 15 , 10:00am - 11:30am
    Logandale Parent University 3212 W George St Chicago, IL 60618
    Parents will learn computer basics, with hands-on training. They will also have the opportunity to make an email if they dont have one and learn how to use it. For more information on this workshop please contact Sarah Garcia at sarahi-sgarcia302@cps.edu
  • 5:00p Auburn-Gresham Entrepreneur Workshop (Parent University at Dyett High School- 55 E. 51st Street)
    Auburn-Gresham Entrepreneur Workshop
    Tue, October 15 , 5:00pm - 7:00pm
    Parent University at Dyett High School- 55 E. 51st Street
    This 9-week course will provide you with the skills necessary to succeed as an entrepreneur. This course will introduce you to the opportunities and challenges associated with the creation and management of entrepreneurial and small organizations.

    In this course, you will learn innovative and contemporary approaches in addressing areas such as: starting, acquiring a business, succeeding in business, and franchising a small business venture.

    Classes will be held every Tuesday from 5-7:00 p.m. beginning October 15.

    To register contact Mirlene Dossous at (773) 569-0726 or Chantelle Echols at cechols5@cps.edu
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  • 8:00a Pilsen/Little Village Zumba (Pilsen Little Village Parent University- 2001 S. Throop)
    Pilsen/Little Village Zumba
    Wed, October 16 , 8:00am - 9:00am
    Pilsen Little Village Parent University- 2001 S. Throop
    Zumba is an aerobic exercise that develops according to the rhythm of Latin music. .The party atmosphere that helps you lose weight, feel good and wiggle those worries away! Build confidence and have fun with your Zumba buddies! For details of classes contact Diane Gracia at: dggracia@cps.edu 773-534-9493
  • 9:00a Breast Cancer Awareness (Pilsen/Little Village Parent University- 2001 S. Throop)
    Breast Cancer Awareness
    Wed, October 16 , 9:00am - 11:00am
    Pilsen/Little Village Parent University- 2001 S. Throop
    Be informed and join the movement to fight Breast Cancer. We can help you schedule a free mammogram today. For more information on this workshop please contact Diane Gracia at dggracia@cps.edu 773-534-9493
  • 9:00a Parent Help -Reading and math workshop (Rogers Park PU at Sullivan High School-6631 n. Bosworth, Chicago 60626)
    Parent Help -Reading and math workshop
    Wed, October 16 , 9:00am - 11:30am
    Rogers Park PU at Sullivan High School-6631 n. Bosworth, Chicago 60626
    Assisting parents with basic computer skills and some reading/math skills. When helping a parent they are better equipped to help their children. For more information on this continuous worksho please contact Cindra hart at 773-534-2782
  • 9:15a Comprando, Cocinando Rico & Sano (Ashburn Elementary School- 8300 S St Louis Ave, Chicago, IL 60652)
    Comprando, Cocinando Rico & Sano
    Wed, October 16 , 9:15am - 11:15am
    Ashburn Elementary School- 8300 S St Louis Ave, Chicago, IL 60652
    Parents will learn how to cook healthy meals, Involve kids in the cooking and grocery shopping involving STEM procedures. For more information on this workshop please contact Victoria Infante at veinfante@cps.edu
  • 10:00a Benito Juarez ODLSS Training- Tools to Navigate the Special Education Process: From Referral to Evaluation for IEP’s & 504 Plans. (Benito Juarez High School- 1450 W Cermak Rd, Chicago, IL 60608)
    Benito Juarez ODLSS Training- Tools to Navigate the Special Education Process: From Referral to Evaluation for IEP’s & 504 Plans.
    Wed, October 16 , 10:00am - 11:30am
    Benito Juarez High School- 1450 W Cermak Rd, Chicago, IL 60608
    Course Title: Tools to Navigate the Special Education Process: From
    Referral to Evaluation for IEP’s & 504 Plans.

    Course Description: Learn how your student can be referred for special education services
    including an IEP or 504 and how to navigate the evaluation process. You will also learn about your
    role and rights as a parent/guardian under state and federal law.

    Please contact odlssparentsupport@cps.edu
  • 10:00a Dyett PAC/PLN Network 9 (Dyett Parent University- 555 E 51st St, Chicago, IL 60615)
    Dyett PAC/PLN Network 9
    Wed, October 16 , 10:00am - 12:00pm
    Dyett Parent University- 555 E 51st St, Chicago, IL 60615
    The Parent Advisory Council (PAC) / Parent Leadership Network (PLN) Collaborative meeting is a parent engagement initiative grounded in partnership-building that ensures the learning and leadership experience of parents is relational, developmental, collaborative, and linked to learning.

    The purpose is to:

    Provide parents with updated and relevant District data to better inform them of the status of their individual schools

    Connect parents with both city-wide and CPS departmental resources to help foster their leadership skills and their engagement in the learning process

    Deliver both need-based and research-based workshops based on the five components to ensure we are empowering and servicing schools

    Help parents create partnerships with educators, students, and other parents to increase the social, cultural, and human capital in their schools​​​​​​​​​​​​​​
  • 10:00a Michele Clark Local School Council Training (Michele Clark Parent University- 5101 W Harrison St, Chicago, IL 60644)
    Michele Clark Local School Council Training
    Wed, October 16 , 10:00am - 12:00pm
    Michele Clark Parent University- 5101 W Harrison St, Chicago, IL 60644
    The Office of Local School Council Relations provides support and technical assistance to Local School Councils (LSCs) as they carry out the responsibilities of local school governance in four principle areas. Training's are held so that LSC's can enhance their knowledge of how LSCs operate and their role as an LSC member.

    This training will discuss module 3- CIWP

    RSVP 7735531400
  • 10:00a What you need to know about credit. (Logandale Parent University 3212 W George St Chicago, IL 60618)
    What you need to know about credit.
    Wed, October 16 , 10:00am - 12:00pm
    Logandale Parent University 3212 W George St Chicago, IL 60618
    Parents will learn about the importance of credit, how to create credit, credit history, how to rebuild your credit, and the steps you need to take if you are a victim of identity theft. For more information on this workshop please contact Sarahi Garcia sarahi-sgarcia302@cps.edu
  • 1:00p Michele Clark Local School Council Training (Michele Clark Parent University-5101 W Harrison St, Chicago, IL 60644)
    Michele Clark Local School Council Training
    Wed, October 16 , 1:00pm - 3:00pm
    Michele Clark Parent University-5101 W Harrison St, Chicago, IL 60644
    The Office of Local School Council Relations provides support and technical assistance to Local School Councils (LSCs) as they carry out the responsibilities of local school governance in four principle areas. Training's are held so that LSC's can enhance their knowledge of how LSCs operate and their role as an LSC member.

    This training will discuss module 4- Budget

    RSPV 7735531400
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  • 9:00a Richards PAC/PLN Network 7,8 and 10 Meeting (Richards Parent University- 1435 W 50th St. Chicago, IL 60609)
    Richards PAC/PLN Network 7,8 and 10 Meeting
    Fri, October 18 , 9:00am - 11:30am
    Richards Parent University- 1435 W 50th St. Chicago, IL 60609
    The Parent Advisory Council (PAC) / Parent Leadership Network (PLN) Collaborative meeting is a parent engagement initiative grounded in partnership-building that ensures the learning and leadership experience of parents is relational, developmental, collaborative, and linked to learning.

    The purpose is to:


    Provide parents with updated and relevant District data to better inform them of the status of their individual schools

    Connect parents with both city-wide and CPS departmental resources to help foster their leadership skills and their engagement in the learning process

    Deliver both need-based and research-based workshops based on the five components to ensure we are empowering and servicing schools

    Help parents create partnerships with educators, students, and other parents to increase the social, cultural, and human capital in their schools​​​​​​​​​​​​​​
  • 10:00a Bogan Local School Council Training (Bogan Parent university- 3939 W 79th St, Chicago, IL 60652)
    Bogan Local School Council Training
    Fri, October 18 , 10:00am - 12:00pm
    Bogan Parent university- 3939 W 79th St, Chicago, IL 60652
    The Office of Local School Council Relations provides support and technical assistance to Local School Councils (LSCs) as they carry out the responsibilities of local school governance in four principle areas. Training's are held so that LSC's can enhance their knowledge of how LSCs operate and their role as an LSC member.

    This training will discuss module 2- Effective LSC's

    RSVP 773-553-1400
  • 10:00a Bouchet ODLSS Training- Tools to Navigate the Special Education Process: From Referral to Evaluation for IEP’s & 504 Plans. (Bouchet Elementary School - 7355 S Jeffery Ave, Chicago, IL 60649)
    Bouchet ODLSS Training- Tools to Navigate the Special Education Process: From Referral to Evaluation for IEP’s & 504 Plans.
    Fri, October 18 , 10:00am - 11:30am
    Bouchet Elementary School - 7355 S Jeffery Ave, Chicago, IL 60649
    Course Description: Learn how your student can be referred for special education services
    including an IEP or 504 and how to navigate the evaluation process. You will also learn about your
    role and rights as a parent/guardian under state and federal law.

    Please contact odlssparentsupport@cps.edu for more information
  • 10:00a Erie nutrition: Comprando rico y sano (Logandale Parent University 3212 W George St Chicago, IL 60618)
    Erie nutrition: Comprando rico y sano
    Fri, October 18 , 10:00am - 12:00pm
    Logandale Parent University 3212 W George St Chicago, IL 60618
    Erie House will teach more nutritious habits to parents while teaching them how to cook healthy nutritious meals, how to involve their children during meal preparation and shopping, learning to cook proportioned meals for 4 people with a budget of $5 and host Zumba classes.
    For more information on this workshop please contact Sarahi Garcia at sarahi-sgarcia302@cps.edu
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  • 5:00p Auburn-Gresham Entrepreneur Workshop (Parent University at Dyett High School- 55 E. 51st Street)
    Auburn-Gresham Entrepreneur Workshop
    Tue, October 22 , 5:00pm - 7:00pm
    Parent University at Dyett High School- 55 E. 51st Street
    This 9-week course will provide you with the skills necessary to succeed as an entrepreneur. This course will introduce you to the opportunities and challenges associated with the creation and management of entrepreneurial and small organizations.

    In this course, you will learn innovative and contemporary approaches in addressing areas such as: starting, acquiring a business, succeeding in business, and franchising a small business venture.

    Classes will be held every Tuesday from 5-7:00 p.m. beginning October 15.

    To register contact Mirlene Dossous at (773) 569-0726 or Chantelle Echols at cechols5@cps.edu
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  • 8:00a Pilsen/Little Village Zumba (Pilsen Little Village Parent University- 2001 S. Throop)
    Pilsen/Little Village Zumba
    Wed, October 30 , 8:00am - 9:00am
    Pilsen Little Village Parent University- 2001 S. Throop
    Zumba is an aerobic exercise that develops according to the rhythm of Latin music. .The party atmosphere that helps you lose weight, feel good and wiggle those worries away! Build confidence and have fun with your Zumba buddies! For details of classes contact Diane Gracia at: dggracia@cps.edu 773-534-9493
  • 9:00a Parent Help -Reading and math workshop (Rogers Park PU at Sullivan High School-6631 n. Bosworth, Chicago 60626)
    Parent Help -Reading and math workshop
    Wed, October 30 , 9:00am - 11:30am
    Rogers Park PU at Sullivan High School-6631 n. Bosworth, Chicago 60626
    Assisting parents with basic computer skills and some reading/math skills. When helping a parent they are better equipped to help their children. For more information on this continuous worksho please contact Cindra hart at 773-534-2782
  • 9:15a Comprando, Cocinando Rico & Sano (Ashburn Elementary School- 8300 S St Louis Ave, Chicago, IL 60652)
    Comprando, Cocinando Rico & Sano
    Wed, October 30 , 9:15am - 11:15am
    Ashburn Elementary School- 8300 S St Louis Ave, Chicago, IL 60652
    Parents will learn how to cook healthy meals, Involve kids in the cooking and grocery shopping involving STEM procedures. For more information on this workshop please contact Victoria Infante at veinfante@cps.edu
  • 9:30a Nutrition/ EAT SMART-MOVE MORE (Joplin Parent University 7931 S. Honore)
    Nutrition/ EAT SMART-MOVE MORE
    Wed, October 30 , 9:30am - 10:30pm
    Joplin Parent University 7931 S. Honore
    Parents will learn how to cook and prepare nutritional meals for the entire family. they will also learn how to involve the children in preparing the meals. For more information or to RSVP please contact Mirlene Dossous at mdossous@cps.edu
  • 6:00p Gwendolyn Brooks ODLSS Training- Tools to Navigate the Special Education Process: From Referral to Evaluation for IEP’s & 504 Plans. (Gwendolyn Brooks High School- 250 E 111th St, Chicago, IL 60628)
    Gwendolyn Brooks ODLSS Training- Tools to Navigate the Special Education Process: From Referral to Evaluation for IEP’s & 504 Plans.
    Wed, October 30 , 6:00pm - 7:30pm
    Gwendolyn Brooks High School- 250 E 111th St, Chicago, IL 60628
    Course Title: Tools to Navigate the Special Education Process: From
    Referral to Evaluation for IEP’s & 504 Plans.


    Course Description: Learn how your student can be referred for special education services
    including an IEP or 504 and how to navigate the evaluation process. You will also learn about your
    role and rights as a parent/guardian under state and federal law.

    Please contact odlssparentsupport@cps.edu for more information
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  • 8:00a Pilsen/Little Village Zumba (Pilsen Little Village Parent University- 2001 S. Throop)
    Pilsen/Little Village Zumba
    Thu, October 31 , 8:00am - 9:00am
    Pilsen Little Village Parent University- 2001 S. Throop
    Zumba is an aerobic exercise that develops according to the rhythm of Latin music. .The party atmosphere that helps you lose weight, feel good and wiggle those worries away! Build confidence and have fun with your Zumba buddies! For details of classes contact Diane Gracia at: dggracia@cps.edu 773-534-9493
  • 9:00a Pilsen Little Village Folkloric Class (Pilsen Little Village Parent University- 2001 S. Throop)
    Pilsen Little Village Folkloric Class
    Thu, October 31 , 9:00am - 10:30am
    Pilsen Little Village Parent University- 2001 S. Throop
    Folk dances are the typical and traditional dances of a culture, it is also necessary to emphasize that this type of dance has given rise, in many cases, to new modern dances. For more information please contact Diane Gracia at dggracia@cps.edu 773-534-9493
  • 10:30a History and Printmaking (Pilsen Little Village Parent University- 2001 S. Throop)
    History and Printmaking
    Thu, October 31 , 10:30am - 12:30pm
    Pilsen Little Village Parent University- 2001 S. Throop
    For more Information please contact Diane Gracia at dggracia@cps.edu 773-534-9493
  • 11:00a Dia De Los Muertos Celebration (Logandale Parent University 3212 W George St Chicago, IL 60618)
    Dia De Los Muertos Celebration
    Thu, October 31 , 11:00am - 12:00pm
    Logandale Parent University 3212 W George St Chicago, IL 60618
    We will have a celebration of el Dia de Los Muertos and teach parents how to make the traditional Papel Picado and paper flowers. For more information please contact Sarahi at sarahi-sgarcia302@cps.edu
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