• On Wednesday, March 25, State Superintendent of Education Dr. Karen Salmon announced that all Maryland public schools will remain closed through Friday, April 24.
    Picking up meals, digital devices and instructional materials for distance learning is permitted under Gov. Hogan's stay-at-home order (Sect IIb(iv)).

    El miércoles, 25 de marzo, la superintendente de educación del estado, la Dra. Karen Salmon, anunció que todas las escuelas públicas en el estado de Maryland estarán cerradas hasta el viernes, 24 de abril.
    Recoger las comidas, los dispositivos digitales y los materiales de instrucción a distancia están permitidos bajo la orden de quedarse en casa que decretó el gobernador Hogan (Sect IIb(iv)).
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This Weekend: 4th Annual Family Institute Conference

This Weekend: 4th Annual Family Institute Conference

  • For Parents |
  • In the News |
  • October 30, 2019

Dr. Steve Perry, internationally-renowned motivational speaker and founder of Capital Preparatory Schools, will keynote the 4th Annual Family Institute Conference and County Government Resource Fair, a free event hosted in partnership with the Prince George’s County Office of the County Executive. 

This year’s theme is “EmPowering Families for Student Success.”

Family Institute aims to increase participation and collaboration between families, schools and the larger community in support of student achievement. The conference features parent and student workshops and an Exhibitor Hall with county government resources, college and university representatives, community partners and local business vendors. CEO Dr. Monica Goldson and County Executive Angela D. Alsobrooks will give remarks. 

Conference workshop topics include: navigating the school system, college and career preparation, social media safety, specialty programs and support services and more.

Dr. Perry founded Capital Preparatory Schools in Connecticut and New York. The educator, social worker and best-selling author who has been featured on a host of networks, including CNN, MSNBC, TV One, BET and OWN.


WHAT: 4th Annual Family Institute Conference and County Government Resource Fair
WHEN: Saturday, Nov. 2 • 8 a.m. to 2 p.m.
WHERE: Oxon Hill High School 6701 Leyte Drive, Oxon Hill