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Parent U: Planning for the Future 
(targeting 6-12 grade students and families)

Saturday, Sept. 28, 2019
Northbrook High School
#1 Raider Cir N
Houston, TX 77080

8:15 - 8:50 a.m.  Registration
9:00 a.m. - noon  Learning Sessions

What’s the difference between the SAT® and the ACT® college entrance exams? What’s Naviance and how do we use it? What are the best ways to finance a college education? What makes for a great college essay? How do I complete the FAFSA or TASFA for financial aid? What does my middle schooler need to do now to be ready for high school and beyond? 

Don’t miss our annual Parent U: Planning for the Future on Saturday, September 28 to get the answers to these questions and many more! This half-day conference style event features over 40 sessions for parents of middle and high school students on a variety of topics ranging from post-secondary readiness, to itslearning, social media safety, human trafficking, and many more. 

Register here
Register here (Spanish)

Staff registration (for PD credit)

Click here to view the course guide! (Spanish)

Parent U is SBISD’s annual series of parent education courses designed to help you help your child succeed. For more information, contact SBISD Community Relations at or 713.251.2286.

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