Parent Engagement

Course Description

This course covers strategies for parent and community engagement. Working with diverse communities will be covered. The benefits of parent and community engagement will be discussed. Teacher candidates learn the importance of building relationships with all stakeholders in the community in order to support student achievement will be covered. This course is required for a Nevada license.

Learning Outcomes

  • Produce a community scan to determine ways to interact with the community.
  • Determine strategies to use to build relationships with families in your classroom
  • Develop a plan for community and parent engagement
  • Design a compact explaining the roles and responsibilities of parents and the teacher.

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