A Proven Model: Create Strong, Effective Family Engagement with Parenting Partners
Do you want to unlock the leadership potential in parents at your schools? Parenting Partners is a comprehensive, dynamic means for building positive, engaged parents that has produced over 150,000 Title I parent leaders. Interact with this transferable, proven approach that boosts student achievement using capacity-building, research-based training & curriculum. This engaging session will share best practices from district leaders nationally and demonstrate practical application of current research, including the USDE’s Dual Capacity-Building Framework. Participants will gain hands-on experience through interactive role plays & live demonstrations. Learn how to use strength-based resources to connect more positively with parents and families from diverse backgrounds. Entertaining, interactive and practical, this session provides key strategies & practical tools to build meaningful, effective family engagement!
Katie Harri, MA, MFT, has trained hundreds of parents in the Parenting Partners process. She is an expert in strengths-based leadership development.
David is a popular, national conference speaker on Family & Community Engagement, and has trained hundreds of schools nationally in developing strong Family-School partnerships. He is the father of three boys.
Karen B. Williams, M.ED, has trained principals, teachers and parents on Title I requirements, parent engagement and most recently, Parenting Partners. As a thirty-two year educator, she has extensive experience in compliance of Title I regulations, parent engagement, providing technical assistance and delivering presentations.