FREE Tutoring – 3:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m. Miami-Dade Public Library System
Tuesday, March 28, 2017 – Wednesday, March 29, 2017, The Hospitality Institute
April 22, 2017 and April 29, 2017 One Miami Family Festivals
Workshops & Classes
The Parent Academy workshops and classes are open to parents and family members of current and former students. Workshops and classes are designed for adults however some topics are planned for parents and their children.
There is no limit to how many classes an individual can take. Classes are offered in English, Spanish and Creole.
Workshops and Classes are divided into the following categories:
- Arts and Culture
- Health and Wellness
- Helping Your Child Learn
- Parenting Skills
- Personal Growth
Evening Community Events
The Path to Earning a High School Diploma
A high school diploma carries much more weight when applying for college or employment. Individuals who did not have an opportunity to complete high school will benefit from this event where experts and counselors will be available to provide information and the quickest and most effective way to earn a high school diploma. This is a free event to potential students of all ages.
The Path to Learning English
English speakers increase their chances of obtaining employment and potentially earning higher wages. Individuals who have not mastered the English language will benefit from this event where they can get firsthand information on enrolling in courses that will increase their mastery of verbal and written communication skills. This is a free event to adult individuals whose native language is not English.
The Path to Citizenship
Individuals interested in becoming familiar with the naturalization process and Citizenship Test are encouraged to attend this event where professionally trained experts will provide information and answer questions on the required steps to becoming a United States citizen. This is a free event.
The Path to Finding a Job
Individuals looking for a job or a career change are encouraged to attend this free event where potential employers will be making presentation and answering questions about their companies. Interested individuals will be able to make contacts with employers and receive information on broadening their educational skills that will make them marketable in the job market. This is a free event.