For Schools – Middle & High School – Family Engagement Planning

Thank you for visiting our Family Engagement Planning Resources Hub. Click a topic below to find ideas and resources for working with families to make plans and decisions at the school level! You can also click the search button at the top and type in a topic you are interested in. Have questions? Contact us at OhioSFEC@osu.edu.

When to Convene a Team and Who to Include

When to Convene a Team and Who to Include

This tool is designed for school and district leaders. Its purpose is to help determine when to include families on ...
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Patterns of Participation on Teams

Patterns of Participation on Teams

Use this data gathering tool from Elena Aguilar’s Art of Coaching Teams to analyze patterns of participation on teams that ...
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Healthy Communication on Teams with Families: A Reflection Tool

Healthy Communication on Teams with Families: A Reflection Tool

This tool is designed for coaches, school and district leaders, and their leadership teams. Its purpose is to help with ...
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Podcast: Fam Jam from South Dakota's Statewide Family Engagement Center

Podcast: Fam Jam from South Dakota’s Statewide Family Engagement Center

The Fam Jam is a fun, energetic podcast created by the South Dakota Statewide Family Engagement Center bringing together schools, ...
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InspirEd Virtual Learning Series for Families and Schools

InspirEd Virtual Learning Series for Families and Schools

This virtual learning series by OCALI and the Ohio Department of Education includes sessions on: setting up a learning environment ...
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Measuring How Well Families Trust your Schools

Measuring How Well Families Trust your Schools

Trust in the school is an important indicator of how well your school is connecting and working with families to ...
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Front Cover of Flamboyan Foundation Beginning of Year Relationship Building Strategy Guide for Educators

Four Ways to Build Relationships with Families At the Beginning of the School Year

In order to support families in their "5 essential roles to accelerate learning," the Flamboyan Foundation has developed a 23 ...
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Family-Centered Instructional Planning Do's and Don'ts for Remote Learning

Family-Centered Instructional Planning Do’s and Don’ts for Remote Learning

We know that many teachers are working to ensure students can be successful remote learners this school year. Our guide ...
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Ohio Parents and Caregivers -- Click Here to Apply to be on our Advisory Council in 2021 -- Applications Due November 26, 2020

We are now recruiting Ohio parents and caregivers of Ohio children from birth to grade 12 to be members of our advisory council beginning in January 2021!

Click here to download the English version of the application and share with families in your community.

Click here to download the Spanish version of the application and share with families in your community.

Applications are due by November 26, 2020, and can be emailed as an attachment to OhioSFEC@osu.edu.

To read more about the work of the council, visit our state advisory council web page.