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Family and Community Engagement (F.A.C.E.)

Terrance Jordan, Coordinator
1900 W. Monroe
Springfield, Illinois 62704
download The Dual Capacity-Building Framework for Family–School Partnerships

The Dual Capacity-Building Framework was formulated using the research on effective family engagement and home - school partnership strategies and
practices, adult learning and motivation, and leadership development.
*A publication of SEDL in collaboration with the U.S. Department of Education

download Illinois Family Engagement Framework (draft)

The ISBE Family Engagement Framework Guide is a tool for ISBE, school districts, and schools to use in developing and expanding school-family partnerships to support improved student learning and healthy development outcomes. This resource brings together research, promising practices, and a consolidation of key program requirements to provide districts, schools, and families with tools to assist with planning, implementation, and evaluation of family engagement practices.

Six Types of Parent Involvement
Dr. Joyce Epstein
What type of family-school partnership?
Anne T. Henderson & Karen Mapp
2009 PTA - Seeing is Believing
2011 Seeing is Believing
Helen Westmoreland, Heidi M. Rosenberg, M. Elena Lopez, & Heather WeissHeather B. Weiss, M. Elena Lopez, & Deborah R. Stark
National PTA every child one voice
National PTA - Parent Guide for Common Core
A Blueprint for Education
Supporting Families and Community
U.S. Dept. of Education
Senate Testimony - 2007
Testimony - 2010
Anne T. Henderson