Multilingual Family Conference of the School District of Philadelphia
May 4, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Workshops, performances, lunch, child care and prizes. Celebrating cultures and languages.
The theme of this year is “Language, Culture, and Learning in a Different Country.” The keynote speaker for the day will be Dr. Lucinda Lee Katz, a highly-respected Chinese-American educator. As special features, Dr. Katz will facilitate a session for Chinese families (in Cantonese and Mandarin), and we will host the Mexican Consulate who, with the Mexican American Legal Defense and Education Fund (MALDEF), will address scholarship opportunities for students who do not qualify for FAFSA and PHEAA.
This be a day to learn, get resources, and celebrate the languages and cultures of our families! Cultural presentations will be done by members of various local ethnic communities. For more information email Lutzgarde Soderman.