Transforming Schools Through Family, School, and Community Engagement

>>ANNA HINTON: Welcome to the first installment in our series entitled “Achieving Excellence and Innovation in Family, School, and Community Engagement.” I’d first like to thank our partners, the United Way Worldwide, the National PTA and the PIRC Technical Assistance Providers, the Southwest Educational Development Lab and the Harvard Family Research Project for partnering with […]

Expert Advice: HILARY – Community Engagement

[Expert Advice Series] [CIVIC LEADERSHIP ENGAGING YOUR COMMUNITY] [Hilary Binder-Aviles:] Community Engagement [LEARNING OBJECTIVES: 1. UNDERSTAND WHAT COMMUNITY ENGAGEMENT IS AND WHY IT’S IMPORTANT] In this lesson, you’ll gain an understanding of what community engagement is, and why it’s important, [2. BECOME FAMILIAR WITH DIFFERENT WAYS AN NGO CAN FOSTER COMMUNITY ENGAGEMENT] become familiar with […]

What are Community Engagement Forums?

The purpose of community engagement forums is to provide a place where local needs, issues and projects can be discussed by local residents, community groups, town and parish councils and public sector organisations, in order to help shape future activity. The object of the forum’s are to develop shared understanding of local priorities and needs, […]