Quality Family-School Partnerships for Student Success


There is abundant research on the positive effects of family engagement as a factor in school success. However, a cultural disconnect may exist between home and school, leading to missed opportunities for collaboration and increased student achievement. Authentic connections between home and school provide opportunities for families and educators to establish common goals for students and form stronger working relationships. This session will share ways P-12 educators can more effectively create solid partnerships with students’ families, leading to increased student success.