Parent Group (FTCO)
Carter G. Woodson has a Family-Teacher-Community Organization (FTCO) that organizes parent education workshops, recruits parent volunteers, and engages in fund-raising to support school programs.
The FTCO chairperson serves on the Governing Board of the University of Chicago Charter School.
Parents actively participate in workshops on adolescent development and the parenting of adolescents.
Parents design and teach X-block courses to students and participate in Oratory by presenting poems they wrote themselves.