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2023 Month of Military Child Calandar (1)_Page_1
2023 Month of Military Child Activities & Resources for Families
Categories: Family Engagement, Military
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2023 NC Family Engagement Month Proclamation
Categories: Family Engagement
2023 Social Media Toolkit
2023 Social Media Toolkit - Family Engagement Month
Categories: Family Engagement
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A Parent's Guide: Communicating With Your Child's School Through Letter Writing
Resource document by the National Information Center for Children and Youth with Disabilities that provides special education basics, tips for letter writing and sample letters to help parent's better communicate with their child's school.
Categories: 504, Advocacy, Communication, Family Engagement, IEP, Parent Rights, Special Education
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All About Advocates
Good special education services are intensive and expensive. Resources are limited. If you have a child with special needs, you will likely need to utilize...
Categories: Family Engagement, Advocacy, IEP
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Birth-2 Family Engagement Month Calendar (fillable)
Categories: Family Engagement
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Birth-2 Family Engagement Month Calendar 2023 - Spanish
Categories: Family Engagement
Birth-2 Family Engagement Month Calendar 2023 - Spanish (Fillable)
Categories: Family Engagement
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Birth-2 Years Old Family Engagement Month Calendar 2023
Categories: Family Engagement
Business Outreach 2023
Business Outreach 2023
Categories: Family Engagement
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Elementaria El mes de Noviembre es le mes del Compromiso familia
Categories: Early Childhood, Family Engagement, Spanish
Elementary Family Engagement Month Calendar (fillable)
Categories: Family Engagement
Elementary Family Engagement Month Calendar 2023 - Spanish (Fillable)
Categories: Family Engagement
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Elementary School Family Engagement Month Calendar - 2023
Categories: Family Engagement
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Family Engagement Resources
Categories: Family Engagement
Family Outreach Guide 2023
Family Outreach Guide 2023
Categories: Family Engagement
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Guía de Aprendizaje Digital para Padres y Familias
¿Cómo puede esta guía ayudarle? Participar en la educación de su hijo puede conducir a mejores resultados de aprendizaje. Esta “Guía de aprendizaje digital para padres y familias” le dirá cómo supervisar el progreso de su hijo según accede y utiliza la tecnología de aprendizaje. Esta guía tiene como objetivo ayudar a todos los padres y cuidadores, incluidos aquellos que tienen experiencia limitada con herramientas digitales, aquellos que son expertos en estas herramientas y los de conocimiento intermedio. Cada sección comienza con lo básico y se desarrolla a partir de ahí.
Categories: Family Engagement, Spanish, Remote Learning
Library Outreach Guide 2023
Library Outreach Guide
Categories: Family Engagement
LICC Toolkit
LICC Family Engagement Toolkit
This toolkit is designed to provide tips and resources for interacting with families as essential building blocks for LICCs
Categories: Family Engagement
Media Outreach Guide 2023
Media Outreach Guide 2023
Categories: Family Engagement
Middle/High Family Engagement Month Calendar (fillable)
Categories: Family Engagement
Middle/High Family Engagement Month Calendar 2023 - Spanish (Fillable)
Categories: Family Engagement
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Middle/High School Family Engagement Month Calendar 2023
Categories: Family Engagement
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NCITP: Working Together to Support Children's Learning and Development
Working Together to Support Children's Learning and Development outlines how CDSA staff and community providers use coaching to help caregivers support their children's learning and development.
Categories: Family Engagement, Early Intervention
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NCITP: Working Together to Support Children's Learning and Development (Spanish)
Working Together to Support Children's Learning and Development outlines how CDSA staff and community providers use coaching to help caregivers support their children's learning and development.
Categories: Family Engagement, Spanish, Early Intervention
Parent Activties Guide 2023-24
Parent Activity Guide from Appleseed
This guide is designed to provide educators and parent leaders with fun and engaging activities that promote student success and family involvement in education.
Categories: Family Engagement
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Parent and Family Digital Learning Guide - US Department of Education, Office of Educational Technology
What can this guide do for you? Your involvement in your child’s education can lead to better learning results and outcomes. This “Parent and Family Digital Learning Guide” will inform you, as a parent or caregiver, as you monitor your child’s progress as your child accesses and uses technology for learning. This guide aims to help all parents and caregivers, including those who have limited experience with digital tools, those who are expert with these tools, and anywhere in between. Each section starts with foundational pieces and builds from there.
Categories: Family Engagement, Remote Learning
Preschool-PreK Family Engagement Month Calendar (fillable)
Categories: Family Engagement
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Preschool-PreK Family Engagement Month Calendar 2023 - Spanish
Categories: Family Engagement
Preschool-PreK Family Engagement Month Calendar 2023 - Spanish (Fillable)
Categories: Family Engagement
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Preschool/PreK Family Engagement Calendar 2023
Categories: Family Engagement
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Questions Parents Can Ask about Math Instruction
When your child struggles in math, you need specific information to help you encourage and support your child as they develop and build their math skills...
Categories: Family Engagement, Advocacy, IEP
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Questions Parents Can Ask about Reading Improvement
When you are the parent of a child who struggles with reading, you need specific information to support your child’s reading progress. Whether attending a parent/teacher conference, participating in writing the IEP (Individualized Education Program), or working with your child at home, use the questions that relate to your child to gather the information you need...
Categories: Family Engagement, Advocacy, Literacy, IEP
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Questions Parents Can Ask about Reading Improvement (Spanish)
􀁕reguntas que los padres pueden hacer… Recuerde: Siempre pida una explicación de todo lo que no entendió. Si usted es el padre de un niño al que se le dificulta la lectura, usted necesita información específica para apoyar el progreso de su hijo. Ya sea que asista a las conferencias entre padres y maestros...
Categories: Family Engagement, Advocacy, Literacy, IEP, Spanish
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Questions Parents Can Ask about Spelling, Writing, and Testing (Spanish)
Cuando a un niño se le dificulta la lectura, con frecuencia también se le dificulta la ortografía, escritura y las evaluaciones/exámenes...
Categories: Family Engagement, Advocacy, IEP, Spanish
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School Family Engagement Month Calendar 2023
Categories: Family Engagement
School Family Engagement Month Calendar 2023 - Fillable
Categories: Family Engagement
School Outreach Guide 2023
School Outreach Guide 2023
Categories: Family Engagement
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Steps to Success: Communicating with your Child's School
If you have a child who is receiving special education services, you’re more than likely to be very involved with your child’s school and teachers — including planning, reviewing, and assessing your child’s educational program...
Categories: General, Communication, Family Engagement, Advocacy, Conflict Resolution
Strengthening the Foundation for Effective Family Engagement
Strengthening the Foundation for Meaningful Family Engagement
Categories: Family Engagement
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Talk Tools
Talk Tools features helpful questions to use in conversations and meetings about your child—including behaviors, accommodations, modifications, support strategies, classroom situations, teaching methods, or a child's response to these.
Categories: General, Communication, Family Engagement, Advocacy, IEP, Conflict Resolution
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The School Leaders Tool
Building Your School-wide approach to Family Engagement
Categories: Family Engagement, Parent Leadership
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Tips for Families: Everyday Leadership Skills
You use powerful leadership skills and abilities as you manage your household every day and guide your children in the little and big tasks of life. Here are just a few of the leadership skills you use every day.
Categories: Family Engagement, Parent Leadership
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Working with your Child's Teachers
It is important to have a positive relationship with your child’s teacher. Effective and positive communication is key in building a partnership to help your child succeed...
Categories: General, Family Engagement, Advocacy