The Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction provides this excellent resource for engaging families: dpi.wi.gov/engaging-families. The web page includes a video on what effective family engagement could look like, as well as a useful handout and a video about a success story.
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(2018) | Useful to Parent Centers and school systems interested in building strong family engagement practices in their children’s education and learning. This 5-1/2 minute video is a product of the Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction (DPI). It discusses the need to shift the way schools partner with families to help students learn, moving from […]
Courtesy of the California Department of Education’s Clearinghouse for Multilingual Documents (CMD). These fact sheets about the CCSS are available in: Arabic, Armenian, Chinese, Farsi (Persian), Hindi, Hmong, Japanese, Khmer (Cambodian), Korean , Lao, Pilipino (Tagalog), Punjabi, Russian, Somali, Spanish, Ukrainian, and Vietnamese. Note that they are posted online with this alert: “CMD translations may […]
This 3-minute video in Spanish explains how the college and career ready state standards will help students achieve at high levels and help them learn what they need to know to get to graduation and beyond. From the Arizona Department of Education. View the video: http://www.azed.gov/azccrs/2013/10/07/spanishversionvideo/
This website includes a set of useful tools for anyone who is currently serving, or wants to serve, on a decision-making group. This can include parents, students, educators, administrators, and community members. It was researched, developed, and written collaboratively by a broad stakeholder group of statewide agencies, school representatives and family members across Wisconsin. These […]