The Community Systems Statewide Supports (CS3) team at Illinois Action for Children is committed to supporting early childhood collaborations in developing and strengthening their family engagement efforts. That is why we are so excited to offer the training, No Decisions About us Without Us: How Service Providers Can Empower Families through Authentic Engagement.
April 24, 2020, 10:00am-1:00pm
Jackie Joyner Kersee Foundation
101 Jackie Joyner Kersee Circle (Multipurpose rooms A & B)
East St. Louis, IL 62204
In this training, participants will:
- Assess where the collaboration/program is in regards to authentic family engagement
- Recognize the mindset that is required to embed authentic family engagement in community-systems work
- Strategize ideas for ways to move along the family engagement continuum
The training will feature a panel of collaboration leaders and parent leaders committed to authentic family engagement. This training is ideal for collaboration members, parent leaders and programs who are authentically seeking to engage families.
Read what others are saying about this training:
"I learned that equity is key, families should be partners, and engagement can be flexible!"- previous participant
"I learned strategies to meet families where they are!" -previous participant
"I learned how to help non-early childhood partners see their value in the [early childhood community collaboration] partnership"