All Title I Schools
Annual Family and Community Engagement Conference
Deadline: October 19
School-based Title I family and community engagement (FCE) leads, principals, parent leaders, community school coordinators, and designees are invited to attend a professional development session from 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m., on Wednesday, October 24, at the Forum Caterers (4201 Primrose Avenue). Schools are encouraged to send a parent leader, FCE lead, and community partner. All Title I schools are required to send at least one representative. Attendees must register by October 19 (English/Spanish flyer).
Participants will learn ways to engage families and community members in opportunities to support decision-making and advocacy at the school level. Topics will include:
- How to develop and sustain effective School Family Councils (SFC) and FCE Committees
- ESSA updates to the SY18-19 Title I Parent and Family Engagement allocation and strategy
The event will include a mini resource fair with Blueprint-aligned exhibitors around parent leadership, student wholeness and home-school literacy. Breakout sessions will be led by members of the FCE team and community and school partners.
For questions, email the Engagement Office.
More items from the Leadership Action Update for October 11, 2018