Online Training Opportunities
Introduction to Family Engagement in Education - Harvard Graduate School of Education
Learn about successful collaborations between families and educators and why they lead to improved outcomes for students and schools. This online course is FREE.
Dr. Debbie Pushnor, Professor, Department of Curriculum Studies, University of Saskatchewan, Canada. Researches parent engagement in schools and education and has developed a series of training videos on best practices for engaging families of preschool and elementary aged children in grades k-3.
Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation, with support from the W.K. Kellogg Foundation (WKKF), has created three free modules to improve communication between families and teachers and encourage future teachers to engage families as integral partners in students’ education.
Ohio Statewide Family Engagement Center
The Ohio Statewide Family Engagement Center offers four online courses for educators: Foundations of Family Engagement, Partnering with Families to Support Early Literacy, Partnering with Families to Support Early Math, and the Reframing Academy. See link below for information.