Know your Rights (Paraprofessionals)

Online via Zoom

HFT will conduct Know Your Rights presentation for Paraprofessional members on February 9th, 2021. Paras need to register in advance for this meeting:  Use the Know your Rights link below. Not a HFT member yet? We need your voice -- click here to join today.  Know Your Rights https://zoom.us/meeting/register/tJIvcumurz4uH9QZUH4B6sVfPPO4fNqJicIL After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.

Free to Members

Know your rights (Teachers)

Online via Zoom

HFT will conduct Know Your Rights presentation for Teacher members on February 11th, 2021. Teachers need to register in advance for this meeting:  Use the Know your Rights link below. Not a HFT member yet? We need your voice -- click here to join today. Know your Rights https://zoom.us/meeting/register/tJwvcuGsqD8tHd104-nCw5SOkOw6mSsfpsWV After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.

Free to Members

Trauma Informed Schools (Part 1)

Online via Zoom

Focusing on I-9 & I-10: Trauma Informed Schools (Part I)-Resilience and Manage Triggers Tuesday, March 2 5:00-7:00 PM   Children face many adverse childhood experiences—violence, abuse, neglect, loss, and more. The result can be psychological trauma, which interrupts healthy development and can lead to toxic stress responses and mental illness. In this session, participants will explore triggers and the phases of escalation. Participants will also learn research-based strategies to help students manage their triggers. Not a HFT member yet? We &hellip read more

Free to Members

Student Debt Clinics

Online via Zoom

Student debt is a cross-generational issue, with older borrowers being more likely to default.

Ride for Public Education and Phone Jam

Region 4 ESC 7200 Northwest 100 Dr, Houston, TX

We need to hold Gov. Abbott accountable for his reckless decisions and demand respect for our health and our public schools.

Support for Grieving Students

Online via Zoom

Engaging in conversations about loss and the death of loved ones is essential with young people.

Digital Modeling

Online via Zoom

Participants will explore what it means to integrate content and technology standards in a meaningful and purposeful way.

HFT Professional Development Program Happy Hour

Berrhill Baja Grill Heights 702 E 11th Street, Houston, TX

Come and join us, have fun, and learn about HFT’s services, benefits, and Professional Development opportunities, including the new Mindfulness & Meditation Program!

Free drinks and food are provided to members. Please invite your co-workers to join us and sign-up to be HFT members!

HFT Steward Training

Doubletree by Hilton Hotel - Hobby Airport 8181 Airport Blvd, Houston, TX

Back to School Stewards Training is set. Wednesday, August 18th. The teacher prep day is on Wed. 8/18 this year as opposed to a Friday in other years. We have approval for HISD PD credit for our stewards +1 person from the campus to attend. We need RSVPs by August 6th and we’ll submit that list to the district to get registered. If you are your campus's steward please register so we can get you credit for attending this professional development. Click here &hellip read more