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This module is designed to lead a collaborative group of educators through the process of designing and implementing an event or activity to increase the levels of family and community engagement in schools. The module presents current research supporting family and community involvement in schools. Learners are prepared to recognize potential barriers to increasing family and community involvement and methods to overcome those barriers.
Boiling Springs, NC
open educational resource, family involvement, community engagement, virtual open house, school business partnership, school family night
Curriculum and Instruction | Education | Teacher Education and Professional Development
Whitaker, Alison H.; Pritchard, Kathryn; Keene, Erin; and Coleman, Kim, "Engaging Families and the Community in Schools" (2017). Instructional Modules for Professional learning Responding to Opportunities and Valuing Educators (IMPROVE). 11.