October 2017
Parent Engagement in Region 20
Dear Parents and Families,

Whether you are looking for college prep help for your student or looking for upcoming activities, we have compiled some helpful information in our October newsletter. If your child is interested in Science, Technology, Engineering or Math, don't miss the annual Core 4 STEM Familia Day at UTSA and five other colleges in partnership with the the San Antonio Hispanic Chamber of Commerce . In addition, the UTSA Downtown Campus is turning 20 years old this year! Sign up to bring your family to the free celebration. Please share this information with other families and let us know what ideas you have for future topics.

 CORE 4 STEM Familia Day is
Saturday, November 4th
Sign up for the UTSA Downtown Campus Celebration

Twenty years ago this fall, UTSA opened the doors of its Downtown Campus. The establishment of a campus in the heart of the city signified the university's commitment Continue Reading
Carver Community Cultural Center Offers
Classes & Events

 At the Carver, we understand the important benefits of arts education, especially for children. That's why our classes are
Do You Want to Teach and Learn About Energy?

Check out these energy-themed activities and educational resources designed for K-12 teachers, a university administrators, or a students interested in starting a path toward a career in the energy field!
Register for ESC Region 20 Free Parent Trainings

ESC Region 20 has many parent training offerings for the 2017-2018 school year! Email kimberly.baumgardner@esc20.net
and click on the link to see the electronic brochure.
Sign up to Attend a Parent Session While Your Junior or Senior HS Student Attends UTSA Ready on October 21st

UTSA Ready is an early college awareness and academic preparation bridging program for high school juniors and seniors. Program participants are introduced to a number of topics meant to encourage, inspire and prepare them for college. The first class is October 21st. If you would like to come to the parent session while your student attends UTSA Ready. Register today.
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Register your family for the FREE 8th Annual COre 4 STEM Family Day at six college campuses on Saturday, November 4, 2017
CORE4 STEM Program is a three-day celebration of education and career opportunities in “STEM” –science, technology, engineering, and mathematics. CORE4’s mission is to stimulate students’ interest in the sciences and lead them to discoveries about their own potential in these areas and provides immersion in the excitement, surprise, and fun inherent in the sciences. 
Do You Know an Outstanding Mentor? Nominations are Open.
The Texas Mentoring Partnership is currently accepting nominations for outstanding mentors in several categories for the annual Texas Mentoring Summit Awards Luncheon being held January 11th & 12th.