View Workshop: Powerful Partnerships with Families: Family Engagement and Effective Practice

Workshop NamePowerful Partnerships with Families: Family Engagement and Effective Practice
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Workshop Short DescOver 50 years of research shows that quality family engagement can prepare students for college, improve high school graduation rates and improve student achievement. Despite the significance of the research, many educators struggle with the meaning of family engagement. This workshop will explore the research and framework from Dr. Karen Mapp and address the difference between integrated family engagement and random acts of engagement.
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School Year2020-2021
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Category529 - Professional Development
SubcategoryCulture: Other
Provider529 - Professional Development
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Duration6 Hours
LevelSED CODES 1,2,3,4
Total Workshop Days1.0
Credit Hours6.00
Days To Bill1.0
Participants Must Attend All DaysNo
District Always Pays Participant FeeYes
Participant Approval NeededNo
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Workshop Full DescFamily engagement is essential for school improvement and has been increasingly recognized as a fundamental element for proficient practice as an educator. This workshop will address what family engagement is, the research linked to positive educational outcomes and the implications for success of students and schools. Participants will explore specific promising practices and create their own family engagement improvement plans. The workshop will also outline how to apply the learning to cultivate and sustain partnerships with families and caregivers.
Workshop AudienceTeachers, School Administrators, Counselors, Social Workers, School Psychologists, School Resource Officers
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Workshop ObjectivesParticipants will:
- Understand the relationship between family engagement and improved school and student outcomes
- Understand what the latest research on family engagement means for their professional practice and the essential role it plays in instructional practice.
- Explore and utilize promising practices in family engagement.
- Explain the impact of family engagement.
Assessment of Learning*Develop a family engagement plan
*Assessment of current family engagement practices within their district/classroom
Workshop TopicsFamily engagement
Family engagement in rural schools
Family-school partnerships
Dual-Capacity Framework for Family-School Partnerships
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Submitted For Approval11/15/2019
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CTLE EligibleYes
Social Worker Continuing EdNo
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Workshop Id1315
Added ByKathryn A Mendell
BocesCattaraugus-Allegany BOCES
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Entry Date11/08/2019 21:51:00
Last Modified Date11/15/2019 15:08:10

CTLE Activities

  • Pedagogy


Learning Standards

  • 1 Knowledge Students and Student Learning
  • 3 Instructional Practice
  • 7 Professional Growth