Office of Family and Community Engagement

  • Family and Community Engagement (F.A.C.E.) is committed to strengthening the relationship between our parents, stakeholders, and many others who are integral in helping DPSCD position children to be successful. Our programs and initiatives are based on local and national best-practice models. We believe parents are partners in the educational process and the larger community constitutes the village for which we have many platforms designed for your engagement. We strive to provide the best services to our stakeholders, tell us how we're doing: https://bit.ly/css-face. 

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    This Week in Parent Academy

    View our online catalog: Parent Academy Summer 2024

    Click here for translations: https://www.detroitk12.org/face

     

    This Weeks Highlights Include:  ASL- AMERICAN SIGN LANGUAGE, EARLY-ON: WHAT IS IT AND WHAT ARE THE BENEFITS?, SUMMER ON THE BLOCK

     

    Monday, July 15, 2024

    ASL- AMERICAN SIGN LANGUAGE

    10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

    PRESENTED BY: OFFICE OF EXCEPTIONAL STUDENT EDUCATION

    This course is designed for children and their parent(s) to learn basic ASL signs together in a fun and relaxed environment. With an emphasis on signing, receptive skills, basic vocabulary and numbers to ensure effective communication within the home environment.

    LINK: https://bit.ly/ASLdpscd

     

    Wednesday, July 17, 2024 00 PM

    CYBERBULLYING

    9:00 AM - 10:00 AM

    PRESENTED BY: INSTRUCTIONAL SOLUTIONS

    This session informs families on the cyberbullying topic and covers methods for preventing and discussing with your students. During the session, families will gain a better understanding of how to engage now, extend at school and empower at home using the skill sets related to cyberbullying awareness and prevention. Throughout this course families will receive information, resources and activities to use and implement about cyberbullying as a family.

    LOCATION: Roberto Clemente Learning Academy

    1551 Beard St, Detroit, MI 48209

     

    EARLY-ON: WHAT IS IT AND WHAT ARE THE BENEFITS?

    1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

    PRESENTED BY: OFFICE OF EXCEPTIONAL STUDENT EDUCATION

    Did you know that DPSCD offers services from birth to 3? Come and learn in this tell-all session about many skill sets that we offer your scholar.

    LINK: https://bit.ly/EarlyOnESE

     

    Thursday, July 18, 2024

    SUMMER ON THE BLOCK

    12:00 PM - 2:00 PM

    PRESENTED BY: FAMILY AND COMMUNITY ENGAGEMENT

    Free food, giveaways, and educational family engagement activities.

    LOCATION: Marion Law, 19411 Cliff St, Detroit, MI 48234

     

    TRAP YOGA

    12:00 PM - 2:00 PM

    PRESENTED BY: THE TRAP YOGA STUDIO

    Join us as we learn beginning yoga techniques, stretching, and meditation, paired with a mix of R&B and Hip-Hop music to stay motivated.

    LOCATION: Marion Law, 19411 Cliff St, Detroit, MI 48234

     

    SUMMER ON THE BLOCK

    1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

    PRESENTED BY: FAMILY AND COMMUNITY ENGAGEMENT

    Free food, giveaways, and educational family engagement activities.

    LOCATION: Marquette, 6145 Canyon St, Detroit, MI 48224

     

    TRAP YOGA

    1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

    PRESENTED BY: THE TRAP YOGA STUDIO

    Join us as we learn beginning yoga techniques, stretching, and meditation, paired with a mix of R&B and Hip-Hop music to stay motivated.

    LOCATION: Marquette, 6145 Canyon St, Detroit, MI 48224