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Event Photographer Madison WI - http://www.uedaphotography.com/Thank you to Educator Karine Sloan for nominating Quishanta Carey – Parent Honoree – Leopold Elementary

Event Photographer Madison WI - http://www.uedaphotography.com/Thank you to our amazing photographer – Romulo Morishita, for your photography skills and for helping ALLPARENTSONDECK  capture each parents’ experience at our annual ‘MAKING MUSIC TOGETHER event at the Overture Center.

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Val Darling – Parent Honoree – Gompers Elementary and Zachary Madden

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Verona Area School District Parent Laurie Lalor and her proud children, pose with Sharon Edwards-Billings.

The daughter and son were so proud of their mother and enjoyed their brief interview.

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Mario Brown – Vocalist, Songwriter, Producer & Involved Parent receives recognition for his service to the community and his family.  Le Che Martin – Vocalist, Grammy-Nominated Songwriter, Producer, Background Vocalist for major stars, is also very involved in her church and the Milwaukee community. They were recognized for their musical service to the Milwaukee community and other national audiences, and for their willingness to appear as Lead Vocalists on the ALLPARENTSONDECK Single ‘WE’RE GETTING INVOLVED”.

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Community Volunteer – Dan Rose , who volunteers four times per week at  Kennedy Elementary, receives recognition and poses with Legislative Assistant – Zachary Madden who stood in for Representative Subeck – Wisconsin Assembly.

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Bilingual Teacher 3rd Grade – Glenn Stephens – Susan Covarrubias

Parent Honoree – Maria Alexandra Peralta and proud son

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Parent Honoree  – Stacy Jones, is an Educational Assistant in Milwaukee and a parent of two young children.

She is featured with Zachary Madden after receiving recognition for being an INVOLVED PARENT and for her support of

other families and their students throughout the school year. Thank you Stacey for all that you do to help children achieve.

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Founder- ALLPARENTSONDECK &  Presenter – Sharon Edwards-Billings


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Maria Diaz, Founder Ballet Folkoric0 - Madison, Wisconsin

Maria Diaz, Founder Ballet Folkloric – Madison, Wisconsin

Thank you to each family that was represented at this event and for patiently waiting for your daughters to perform.

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Parent Honoree – James Mccrary, receives recognition from ALLPARENTSONDECK and a proclamation which was signed by Governor Scott Walker and presented by Zachary Madden – Legislative Assistant to Rep. Subeck.

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Mr. & Mrs. Wiggins, have successfully navigated their three biological children through school.  They are very involved at two schools, where their three foster children attend school:  John Muir and Thomas Jefferson Middle School. We are grateful for their service to our community and for the roles that they both play in their church as volunteers.
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Quishanta Carey – Parent Honoree – poses with Zachary Madden, after receiving recognition for her volunteer service at Leopold Elementary School. Thank you for your commitment to your school community.

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Debbie Mccrary accompanies her husband Parent Honoree – James Mccrary to the ‘MAKING MUSIC TOGETHER’ event. Thank you to both parents for your support of the LaFollette High School and neighboring community over the years.

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Val Darling is a parent of Jessica Darling and the two of them have been at Gompers School the last six years. Over the past five years, Val has volunteered about 500 hours each year to run the Take Home Books Program at Gompers School. Thank you to Anne Schonemann – Instructional Coach, for nominating Val Darling and for accompanying her to the event.

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ALLPARENTSONDECK, was proud to feature professional vocalists – Mario J. Brown and Le Che’ Martin, who featured our new single – “WE’RE GETTING INVOLVED”. Parents and guests really enjoyed their performance and some asked for an encore.

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Verona School District parent honorees – Janet Lalor (Left), Angela Jenkins (Center), Leigh Schmidt, pose for their group photo after receiving recognition for their volunteerism within the district. Thank you to each of you for your service to students and teachers.

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Guest Speaker Dave Miller, MM, MS, MFT, Adolescents, Families and Individuals, speaks about the value of music for families and children who struggle with mental health issues. An educator for over 20 years, he also is a psychotherapist for families, who can attest to the values of music in the lives of students

He is also a professional trumpet player of classical music. Thank you Dave Miller for your willingness to share your musical and professional talent with our parents and other guests.

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Congratulations to Karen Houlihan – Edgewood High School for 36 years of teaching experience. (left)

Sadie Hawkins, recently retired after 30 years of employment with the Madison Metropolitan School District, and spends her time traveling and serving as a Substitute Teacher. Sadie, has supported several principals, parents and students while employed at the James Madison Memorial High School.

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Susan Covarrubias – Glenn Stephens Elementary recognized for 30 years of teaching at several schools within the MMSD school district. Susan currently works as a Bilingual Resource Teacher and has provided support to many families over the years.

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Thank you to both Anne Ailey – UW – Madison Summer Music Clinic & Laurie Fellenz for serving as guest speakers. Anne, patiently waited for her turn to speak to parents – knowing that she was also scheduled to play in a concert at the OVERTURE CENTER on the same night. She has played a pivotal role in helping students throughout her state to enroll in music education clinics during the summer months, and makes sure that students receive stellar training from talented musicians and teachers.

Lauren Fellnz (Guest Speaker - MMSD Fine Arts Director) Anne Ailey - UW-Madison Summer Music Clinic spoke to parents and students, about programs that children can participate in to enhance their musical prowess.

Lauren Fellnz
(Guest Speaker – MMSD Fine Arts Director)
Anne Ailey – UW-Madison
Summer Music Clinic spoke to parents and students, about programs that children can participate in to enhance their musical prowess.

 

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Anne Ailey – Director – University of Wisconsin – Madison Summer Music Clinic, was our Guest Speaker who shared information with parents and guests about upcoming summer music programs. She rushed off shortly thereafter to play in the Orchestra at another section of the Overture Center.

 

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What a wonderful spirit, this INVOLVED PARENT & volunteer exhibited towards our efforts to express gratitude to her, for her service to schools and students.

What a wonderful spirit, this INVOLVED PARENT & volunteer exhibited towards our efforts to express gratitude to her, for her service to schools and students.

 

There are not proper words to express the wonderful time that was had by many in the audience, and also the multitude of onlookers who looked down onto the Rotunda Stage, from the first floor during their intermission periods.

Children and adults, listened attentively to guest speakers and music presentations.

Children and adults, listened attentively to guest speakers and music presentations.

 

Kudos, to our photographer Romulo Morishita of Ueda Photography for his excellent photography skills. He captured in still photos, what many people experienced in person on that night.

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Community Activist, Aunt and Author of Educational books and a puppeteer show – Glenda Williams – Milwaukee, Wi.

 

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Involved Parent – Volunteer – Quishanta Carey – Leopold Elementary School patiently waits with her proud family to receive her certificate. Thank you to Teacher Karine Sloan – for your kind words and for accompanying this family to the Overture Center.

 

INVOLVED FATHER successfully navigated two sons onto roads that led to the completion of high school and into college. Both sons are playing soccer for their respective teams, while also pursuing higher education.

INVOLVED FATHER – James Mcrary, coached his sons in soccer and successfully navigated both sons onto roads that led to the completion of high school and into college. Both sons are playing soccer for their respective teams, at Ohio State University as a Soccer player and the other son plays professionally in Germany.

 

Sadie Larkins - Recognized For 30 years of Service to MMSD

Sadie Larkins –
Recognized For 30 years of Service to MMSD

 

Proud PARENT Honorees, chosen by their principals and teachers from the Verona Area School District: A. Jenkins & Natasha Lassey

Proud PARENT Honorees, chosen by their principals and teachers from the Verona Area School District:
Angela  Jenkins  & Natasha Lassey – James Madison Memorial High

 

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Parent Honoree and Ballet Founder – Maria Diaz, enjoy the music and a brief dance.

Ballet Folklorico - Maria Diaz and Sharon, posing for a photo compliments of Romulo Morishita - Ueda Photography - Madison.

Ballet Folklorico – de la Maria Diaz (and Sharon), posing for a photo compliments of
Romulo Morishita – Ueda Photography – Madison.

Karen and John Houlihan Karen, was recognized for 36 years as an educator and teaches Spanish and Foreign Language at Edgewood High School.

Karen and John Houlihan
Karen, was recognized for 36 years as an educator and teaches Spanish and Foreign Language at Edgewood High School.

Just like many of our parents, who strive to be all things to all people, we often feel the ‘I need it now’ pressure – but have learned how to take inventory of our priorities and meet the needs of our parents and students, whenever possible.

 

 

Zachary Madden, was a blessing to our organization and supported our need for a representative from the Wisconsin State Assembly to salute parents and community members.

Zachary Madden, Former Candidate for City Council, District 13. He currently works for a local assembly person. He was a blessing to parents and our organization.  He distributed the proclamations from Governor Scott Walker, that recognized Public School Volunteer Week.

 

An Ex - American Soldier Who Continues to Volunteer his time 3x per week, despite physical challenges that he suffered while fighting in Afghanistan. He regularly volunteers at Kennedy Elementary School 3 x per week.

An Ex – American Soldier Who Continues to Volunteer his time 3x per week, despite physical challenges that he suffered while fighting in Afghanistan. He regularly volunteers at Kennedy Elementary School 4 times per week.

The Ballet Folklorico delighted parents and children alike with their artistic dance.

The Ballet Folklorico de la Maria Diaz delighted parents and children alike with their artistic dance.

Parent Honoree - Joe Hagen volunteers his time regularly at Glendale Elementary and also has great dance skills.

Parent Honoree – Joe Hagen volunteers his time regularly at Glendale Elementary and also has great dance skills.

 

University of Wisconsin - Madison PEOPLE Program PARENTS - Mr. and Mrs. Viveros, receive their recognition for their volunteer service at James Madison Memorial High School.

University of Wisconsin – Madison PEOPLE Program PARENTS – Mr. and Mrs. Viveros, receive their recognition for their volunteer service at James Madison Memorial High School.

Proclamations Signed By Governor Scott Walker at the request of ALLPARENTSONDECK, LLC., which recognizes PUBLIC SCHOOL VOLUNTEER Day in Wisconsin and Teacher Appreciation Week, during the month of April.

Proclamations Signed By Governor Scott Walker at the request of ALLPARENTSONDECK, LLC., which recognizes PUBLIC SCHOOL VOLUNTEER Day in Wisconsin and Teacher Appreciation Week, during the month of April.

Quishanta Carey, volunteers faithfully at LEOPARD ELEMENTARY SCHOOL, and was gracious to receive her certificate - even though her name was omitted by our printer. She has an effervescent personality and is a blessing to her school and students.

Natasha Lassey – Parent Nominee – James Madison Memorial High School,  volunteers faithfully and has an effervescent personality.

Maestra Susana - and her Volunteer Maria Alejandra Peralta, received recognition from ALLPARENTSONDECK. 30 years of Teaching experience for Susana

Maestra Susana – and her Volunteer Maria Alejandra Peralta, received recognition from ALLPARENTSONDECK.
30 years of Teaching experience for Susana

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