How to Engage Parents in the Role of Collaboration Parent Leader

When:  Feb 28, 2023 from 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM (CT)
Associated with  Partner Plan Act

Training Objectives:

· Understand the Collaboration Parent Leader role and its benefits

· Learn how to create and execute a plan for engaging parents in the role

· Gain strategies for how to begin to engage parents in this role

Training Description: Early childhood collaborations recruit and support parents to actively participate in the role of Collaboration Parent Leader. In this role, parents share leadership and decision-making power with other collaboration members and engage other parents. Join the second part of a four-workshop series to gain practical steps to engaging parents as Collaboration Parent Leaders.

This training is Gateways approved and part of a four-part workshop series, Practical Strategies to Engage Parents in Your Collaboration Four-Part Workshop Series, conducted by the CS3 team. You can find more information on the full series below-

Series Description:
 Most collaborations agree that parent engagement is critical to community systems work. But HOW can collaborations engage parents in a way that takes into consideration their community needs and resources?! Join us for a four-part workshop series that delves into practical strategies to engage parents in each of the four collaboration parent engagement roles – Family and Community Expert, Collaboration Parent Leader, Outreach Ambassador, and Advocate.

Register HERE for Workshop #2!