All parents invited to 2nd Four Phases of Financial Aid Parent Workshops

Where/Donde:

  1. McClymonds High School Cafeteria, Monday, December 9, 2013 from 6-8pm
  2. Fremont High School Cafeteria, Thursday, December 12, 2013 from 6-8pm

Details/Detalles:

All high school parents are invited to attend the second workshop in the Four Phases of Financial Aid High School Parent Workshop Series. This second workshop will build connections between high school parents and show families tools and resources to support their high schooler in the college process.

Todos los padres con hijos en los grados 9no – 12no están invitados para asistir el segundo taller del serie: Four Phases of Financial Aid. Los talleres de diciembre continuará de fortalecer las conexiones entre los padres y enseñará a las familias como utilizar ciertos recursos para mejor apoyar a sus hijos en su camino para graduarse y estar preparado para asistir a una universidad.

Topics will cover:

1. Accessing scholarships and after school programs

2. Preparing to finance a college education

3. Credit recovery options for 11th and 12th graders

4. How to access and utilize available school resources to build a solid 9th grade to graduation plan.

5. Financial Aid 101, part 2: Tips and tricks to the financial aid application process

Presenters will include representatives from the Family School and Community Partnerships Office in OUSD, Alternatives in Action and the Merritt College Financial Aid Office, among others.

Child care and dinner will be provided at both events. Cuido de niños y una cena estará en los dos eventos. For more information, please contact the East Bay CAN program manager at 510-858-2173 or amorales@marcusfoster.org. Se habla español. Future workshops will be offered in January, February and April to build on the content presented in October and December. Siguientes talleres estarán ofrecidos en enero, febrero y abril para continuar con el contenido preesentado en los talleres de octubre y diciembre.