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Youth Guidance Set to Host 22nd Annual Parent Leadership Conference

Youth Guidance's 22nd Annual Parent Leadership Conference entitled: Parenting with Knowledge, Action and Transformation will bring together more than 200 Chicago mothers, fathers, educators, and youth experts for empowerment and enlightenment.

Potentially Faced with School Actions - Englewood Continues the Fight to Empower Parents, Students and Educators at the 2nd Annual Englewood Education Empowerment Summit!

After the success of the first Englewood Education Empowerment Summit held last year, the Englewood Community Action Council is gearing up for the more robust 2.0 version of this event!

Englewood Parent Empowerment Series in Full Effect!

The Englewood Community Action Council (CAC) kicked off their first Englewood Education Empowerment Summit, back in January at Wentworth Elementary school located at 6950 S. Sangamon.  Parents, educators, community activists andstudents were in attendance ready to network and share best practices.

The Interruptors on Channel 11 Tuesday, February 14th

The Interruptors, the gritty film on youth violence in Chicago, airs Tuesday, February 14th on WTTW, Channel 11 at 8pm.

Say It out Loud! I’m a Parent and I’m Proud! Learn & Earn Conference 2/18/12

Empowering strategies to help your child and others succeed brought to you by the Urban Family Engagement Initiative of the National PTA, Illinois PTA, Black Star Community PTA and local community supporters!

Tuskegee Airmen Film "Red Tails" Hits the Big Screen Friday, January 20th

"Red Tails"  - Major Hollywood Film on the Tuskegee Airmen

Calling all Englewood Parents!! - Free Englewood Education Empowerment Summit - Sat. Jan. 14th

Don't wait until school actions are proposed to get organized! The time is now for the community and parents to work together for the betterment of schools in Englewood!Join the Englewood Community Action Council for our first Englewood Education Empowerment Summit on Saturday, January 14, 2012  at Wentworth Elementary 6950 S. Sangamon from 9am - Noon. 

The Black Star Community PTA (BSCPTA) is headed to Englewood!!

The Black Star Community PTA (BSCPTA) and the National PTA’s Chicago Urban Family Engagement Team are headed to your neighborhood! Join us for a special meeting Saturday, November 12th 9:30am-Noon at Thurgood Marshall Library 7506 S. Racine Ave.!

Back to School Lessons for Parents

As our kids go back to school, here are some tips from Common Sense Media on how to keep the influcence of the online and media world in check. 

What's Hot for Back to School (And How to Handle It)

We've researched the latest must-see viral videos and must-join websites to give parents the inside scoop on technology.

Photos Gone Wild! 5 Ways to Combat Unwanted Photos on Facebook

It's happened to lots of parents. You're on Facebook, and suddenly you see a photo of your kid doing something you really wish he hadn't.

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