2013 Professional Development for School Leaders -- Session 10:
Changing the Lens: Examining F.A.C.E. - Family and Community Engagement

View the agenda:
View the participants' booklet:

Susan Silver's PowerPoint presentation (including links to the videos presented):

During this session, participants examined current school F.A.C.E. practices and their school culture.
Using this link, access the images of each lists created by schools:

Levels of Family Engagement:

Student Voices at elementary, middle, and high school level:

Student Voices Reflection:

Working Chart for Levels of Engagement and Strategies:

If you are interested in additional training, please complete and return this form:

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