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Houston Hispanic Forum's Career and Education Day Saturday, Feb. 13

30th Annual Career and Education Day
Saturday, February 13, 2016

9:00 AM – 3:00 PM
George R. Brown Convention Center

 

During CED, student grades 6-12 and their families will enjoy:
  • FREE child care, lunch for the whole family, FAFSA/DACA assistance and completion onsite, tax advice, and so much more
  • 55+ industry leaders discussing professions and careers (divided up by House Bill 5, Endorsements).
  • 100+ colleges, universities, trade schools, government agencies and nonprofits chatting about courses of study to be successful.
  • The Admission and Financial Aid Plaza that will provide valuable information on admission requirements, scholarships, and financial aid.
  • The Parent Track that will empower parents and loved ones to assist their student to succeed by learning about trending jobs, how to help their student develop a personal plan, and how to tap into resources, and more.
  • The special Middle School Program that will ignite a curiosity and interest of our younger participants.
  • The Counselor Track which will arm educators with the latest tools and techniques to help their students become college ready.
  • FREE bus transportation for HISD students.  Contact Alice Reyes at areyes9@houstonisd.org  for more information.
  • FREE METRO rides to the GRB!  Visit www.hispanic-forum.org to learn about free rides on METRO with registration to Career & Education Day 2016. 

Don’t delay!  Please register yourself and have each of your students register to avoid long lines on Saturday, February 13, 2016.