Research over the last 20 years has highlighted the benefits family involvement has on children’s development and education – but how can you get families engaged? In this course, you will read about some methods and activities that will help increase family engagement.
Course Learning Objectives:
After participating in this course, you will be able to:
- Identify and discuss the value of incorporating individual culture into your program and classroom activities
- Analyze current communication strategies in use in your program, then list at least three additional activities to incorporate to increase and encourage communication between your facility and families
- Choose three activities to implement in your program to inspire families to support learning at home and explain your rationale