Family and Community Engagement References

[vc_row][vc_column width=”1/1″][vc_column_text css=”.vc_custom_1407419680247{padding-top: 20px !important;}”]Included below are some of the resources used to develop this module. 

Arnott, Kim. Parent Engagement: Building Partnerships for the Future. Education Today, Vol. 20, No. 2, 2008.

Black, Carolyn. Increasing Parent Involvement: Parents Reaching Out Grants. Education Today, Vol. 22, No. 1, 2010.

Council of Ontario Directors of Education. Planning Parent Engagement: A Guidebook for Parents and Schools.

Council of Ontario Directors of Education. Parent Toolkit: What parents can do to help their child succeed in school.

Covey, Stephen. Video resources.

Dillon, Naomi. Rules of Engagement. American School. Volume 198, no. 1, January 2011.

Fife, Catherine. Social Workers in the Schools: The Underfunded Piece of the Education Puzzle. Education Today, Volume 18, no. 2, Spring 2006.

Kugler, Jeff & Flessa, Joseph. Leadership for Parent and Community Involvement: Lessons from recent research in Ontario. Education Today, vol. 19, no. 1, Spring 2007.

National School Board Association. Community Involvement.

National PTA. Barriers to Parent Involvement: Roadblocks and Detours.

National PTA. Building Successful Partnerships: A Guide for Developing Parent and Family Involvement Programs. National Education Service, 2000.

National PTA. National Standards for Parent/Family Involvement Programs. National Education Service, 2004.

Sprang, Jeff. Settlement Services in Ontario. Education Today, Volume 23 no. 2, summer 2011.

Ontario Ministry of Education resources to support parental engagement:
Creating an Education Partnership.

Involving Parents in the School: Tips for School Councils.

Making a Difference: A practical handbook for Parent Involvement Committees.

Ontario Parent Involvement.

Parent Involvement.

Parent Engagement.

Parenting and Family Literacy Centres.

Parent Involvement Committees: Tips for running effective Parent Involvement Committees (PIC) Meetings.

Parents’ Back to School Guide.

Parents in Partnership: A Parent Engagement Policy for Ontario Schools.

Parents Matter.

Parents Reaching Out Grants.

School Councils: A Guide for Members.

School Funding – A Guide for Parents: How Does School Funding Support my Child’s Education?

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