• Welcome to Family and Adult Education

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    The mission of Family Education and Guidance Services is to strengthen all families in the community by providing education, resources and services which support rearing responsible, self-confident, emotionally healthy children in today’s complex society.

  • Contact UsFamily Education and Guidance Services is located in the Allan K and Carolyn H Bird Education Center.

    1300 19th Street , Plano, TX 75074
    (469) 752-2272

  • Family Education Services

    Family Education Services offers a unique blend of services for students, families and campuses.  The menu includes parent education workshops, family literacy, social services, adult education including GED, and court compliance programs, such as For Kids' Sake and Back to Basics parenting workshops.

    Elementary Guidance Services

    The elementary guidance program in Plano ISD has a focus on academic success, personal and social growth (including personal safety), and career and college information.

    The elementary counselors respond to student and family needs with the guidance curriculum, responsive services, individual planning, and system support.  The guidance curriculum components are self-confidence, motivation to achieve, decision-making (including goal-setting, planning, problem-solving skills), interpersonal effectiveness (including social skills), communication skills,     cross-cultural effectiveness, and responsible behavior.

    Elementary counselors deliver guidance lessons that support and promote the learning process.