eBook Authentically Engaged Families: A Collaborative Care Framework for Student Success, 1st Edition

  • Calvalyn G. Day
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  • ISBN-10: 1506336728
  • ISBN-13: 9781506336725
  • DDC: 371.19
  • 160 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2017 | Published/Released August 2017
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2017
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Create a plan to connect with every family! There’s no doubt that family engagement makes a world of difference for teachers and students—but connecting with parents of various ethnic, socioeconomic, or cultural backgrounds can be challenging for educators. Calvalyn Day’s groundbreaking book offers clear instructions for building strong relationships, beginning effective dialogues, strategizing, and monitoring progress. Whether you work at a small rural school, in a large urban district, or anywhere in between, this invaluable book offers wisdom—and smart strategies—that will transform the experience for your students and their families, and lead to sustainable success.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Publisher’s Acknowledgments.
About the Author.
1: Parent Engagement 101.
2: Understanding Parents.
3: Defining the Goals.
4: Communication.
5: Program Components.
6: Expanding the Tools in Your Toolbox.
7: Putting it All Together.
References and Further Readings.