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Archived Webinar

New Guidance for Partnering with Diverse Families: The National Framework for Dual Capacity-Building

Recorded on November 12, 2014

This archived webinar explores what educators need to do to reach all families and embed family engagement in all school and district systems.

The webinar is based on the U.S. Department of Education’s framework, Partners in Education: A Dual Capacity-Building Framework for Family-School Partnerships.

What You Will Learn

  • The research behind and key components of the Framework
  • Why it is essential to develop the knowledge and skills of both staff and families for effective family-school partnerships

Who Will Benefit

  • School district superintendents
  • District and school family engagement coordinators
  • Principals
  • School board members

Download the framework.

This archived webinar is sponsored by the Region IX Equity Assistance Center at WestEd in collaboration with the Title I Policy and Program Guidance Office at the California Department of Education.

Webinar Presenter(s):

Karen Mapp Karen Mapp Senior Lecturer, Harvard Graduate School of Education
Julissa Perez Julissa Perez Santa Clara County (CA)
Charu Aggarwal Charu Aggarwal Santa Clara County (CA)

Materials from the Webinar