Showing posts with label Rachael Parker. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Rachael Parker. Show all posts

Thursday, August 15, 2013

Thanks for hearing me District 150!

The other day, on a post I did about the City and the School District collaborating with parents, somebody posted this in comments:

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Today, I went to the District website to find out what the Anonymous comment was about. Imagine my surprise when I found out that District 150 now has a program that will teach parents and others about the inner workings of the School District. The program is called PALS (Parents as Leaders):

Click here to find out more about PALs
Remember this post I did...

Click here to read this entire post.
I wasn't proposing anything new, I was pitching a program that was already working in Austin, TX, called the AISD UpClose Program. A look at the Agenda on the PALs Program will show what the group will cover for each session. 

Thanks for hearing me District 150 (even though you acted like I was invisible)!

Click here to see EmergePeoria's pleas on increasing parental involvement in District 150.