2014 Fairfax Education Summit

Mapping Your Student’s Unique Journey: Explore the Many Choices in Fairfax County Public Schools

Hosted by the Fairfax County School Board

Saturday, October 25, 2014
Edison High School
8:00 a.m. to 12 noon

This year’s summit will focus on helping parents understand the vast array of FCPS’ services and offerings to take full advantage of all the available opportunities beginning in kindergarten through twelfth grade.

Superintendent Karen Garza will be the opening speaker at the summit. She will provide an update on the Portrait of a Graduate, an initiative announced at last year’s summit. Dr. Garza has spent the past year seeking input from all stakeholders on what skills and knowledge students will need to be prepared for the future. Attend the summit to learn more about the Portrait of a Graduate and the role this exciting initiative will have in the strategic plan for Fairfax County Public Schools (FCPS).

A wide variety of breakout sessions will focus on the many different programs and services available to students at FCPS including:

  • School Readiness
  • The FCPS Parent Resource Center is Here to Help You
  • Find Yourself in Fine Arts
  • Painting the Portrait of a Graduate: Middle School After-School’s Role in Mapping Your Student’s Unique Journey
  • Young Scholars
  • Advanced Academic Opportunities for High School Students: Honors, AP and IB
  • FCPS Adult ESOL: Supporting Adults’ Engagement with Schools
  • How to Keep Your Kids Safe in Today's Digital World
  • College Access and Readiness for All:  Ensuring Access for Our Diverse Populations
  • K-12 Resources for Career Exploration
  • K-12 Academic Advising for a Balanced Life
  • Get College and Career Ready with CTE and the Academies
  • ACE Programs 
  • Empowered Families – Successful Children
  • FCPS Adult ESOL: Supporting Adults’ Engagement with Schools
  • And more to come!


Register today!

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September 26, 2014