For Schools – Middle & High School – Family Engagement Planning

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Patterns of Participation Tool worksheet

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 Reflection Tool worksheet

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

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

This virtual learning series by OCALI and the Ohio Department of Education includes sessions on: setting up a learning environment ...
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Tables of Parent Trust in School (PTS-Scale) and Parent Trust in Principal (PTP-Scale)

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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Hawaii 2020 Family Engagement Guide for Educators

“Virtual Family Engagement” Toolkit for Educators

This support guide developed by the Hawaii Statewide Family Engagement Center is designed to provide a foundation on how to ...
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