Location

KU 222

Start Date

12-7-2013 12:45 PM

End Date

12-7-2013 1:45 PM

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This presentation will explore examples of successfully implemented approaches to family engagement in a community collaborative environment. Approaches include the Family Café model adapted to different neighborhoods, schools, and missions, and incorporating different styles of parent leadership and involvement. Participants will explore ingredients for success, gathering and using feedback from parents and other stakeholders, and learning from experience. Planning resources for developing an engagement activity in the participant's setting will be shared.

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Jul 12th, 12:45 PM Jul 12th, 1:45 PM

“Ready Families, Ready Children” Family Engagement Approaches that Matter

KU 222

This presentation will explore examples of successfully implemented approaches to family engagement in a community collaborative environment. Approaches include the Family Café model adapted to different neighborhoods, schools, and missions, and incorporating different styles of parent leadership and involvement. Participants will explore ingredients for success, gathering and using feedback from parents and other stakeholders, and learning from experience. Planning resources for developing an engagement activity in the participant's setting will be shared.