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Latino Fatherhood Forum on Saturday

The Latino Fatherhood Forum to be held this Saturday, October 15, at McKinley School from 8:30 a.m.–2:00 p.m. To register, contact: Debi Badger, Santa Barbara Unified School District, [email protected] or call 965-4633, ext. 6506

The agenda includes:

8:30-9:00 Continental Breakfast
9:00-9:45  Keynote: Dr. Ricardo Araiza, “Empowering Parents for Student Success.”
10:00-10:45 Workshop #1
11:00-11:45 Workshop #2
12:00-12:45 Lunch
1:00-1:45 Panel

Workshop choices are as follows:

  • Discipline or Guidance: Eduardo Cortes/Family Service Agency
  • Technology Safety/Social Media: Julio Carrera, Santa Barbara Unified School District
  • Educational System/Common Core: Mauricio Ortega, Santa Barbara Unified School District
  • Pathway to College/Reclassification: Dr. Jacqueline Mora, Santa Barbara Unified School District
  • Importance of Bonding/Attachment Right from the Start (0-5): Jose Moctezuma/CALM

Community agencies will have resource tables and staff will be available. Childcare will be provided.