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Raising the next generation is a shared responsibility. When families, communities and schools work together, students are more successful and the entire community benefits.

Check out the resources supporting the framework for building greater support and capacity in schools, homes and communities, so ALL students have the chance to succeed.

AQuESTT for Nebraska – Accountability for a Quality Education System, Today and Tomorrow

Beyond the Bakesale

Elementary & Secondary Education: Part A – Improving Basic Programs Operated by Local Educational Agencies

Engaging Families Inside and Outside of School

Engaging Families Whose Children/Youth Attend School in a Unique Facility

Expanded Learning Opportunities

Other State Family Engagement Websites

PTA National Standards for Family-School Partnerships: An Implementation Guide


Program Quality

Program Requirements

Successful School Initiatives

Toolkit of Resources for Engaging Families and the Community as Partners in Education Part 1: Building an Understanding of Family and Community Engagement
IES>REL: Regional Educational Laboratory Program
This toolkit provides resources for school staff to build relationships with families and community members and to support family well-being, strong parent-child relationships, and students’ ongoing learning and development. (posted 8.10.2018)