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Family & Community Engagement: The Four Phases

-Creating the Profile

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-Planning to Improve

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- Administrator Days' presentation material 2013
- Beyond the Bake Sale

Topic Guides for CIP Plans

Equity and Diversity

Family & Community Engagement

Instructional Strategies

Nebraska Literacy Plan

PreK-12 Curriculum Alignment

Special Education: Improving Learning for Children with Disabilities (ILCD)

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Early Childhood

The Nebraska Framework:
A Handbook for Continuous Improvement in Nebraska Schools
(PDF)

Nebraska Statewide Assessment (NeSA)

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Rule 10

State of the Schools Report

Nebraska Department of Education

US Department of Education

AdvancED/NCA

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Creating the Profile: Guiding Questions

Reaching Out to Diverse Populations
www.sedl.org/pubs/family29/1.html

Strengthening Parents' Ability to Provide the Guidance and Support Than Matter Most in High School

www.ecs.org/clearinghouse/78/48/7848.pdf

Getting Parents “Ready” for Kindergarten: The Role of Early Childhood Education
www.gse.harvard.edu/hfrp/projects/fine/
resources/research/kreider.html

The Transition to Kindergarten: A Review of Current Research and Promising Practices to Involve Families http://www.gse.harvard.edu/hfrp/projects
/fine/resources/research/bohan.html

Special Considerations for Middle and High Schools p.234- School, Family & Community Partnerships Handbook for Action, third edition, by J. L. Epstein et al, 2009. Corwin Press.
Special_Considerations_for_Middle_and_High_Schools.pdf

Concepts and Models of Family Involvement
www.gse.harvard.edu/hfrp/projects/
fine/resources/case_study/intro.html

The "Missing Piece of the Proficiency Puzzle" (Kentucky Department of Education)

http://www.education.ky.gov/KDE/Instructional+Resources/Student+

and+Family+Support/Parents+and+Families/The+Missing+

Piece+of+the+Proficiency+

Puzzle.htm

 

Helping Parents Communicate Better With Schools
www.gse.harvard.edu/hfrp/pubs/
onlinepubs/ecd/may99.html

Focus on Effectiveness Classroom Examples - Middle School Homework Policies

www.netc.org/focus/examples/homewo.php

 

Parent Engagement Electronic Tool Kit
www.michigan.gov/documents/
MDE_Parent_Involvement_Part_1_12-16-04_111424_7.doc

 

 

Nebraska Department of Education, 2010