Guided by NAEYC’s 6 Principles for Effective Family Engagement, Families + Educators is a practical guide for early childhood educators on how to build partnerships with families and develop partnerships with the community. Encourages programs to move away from one-size-fits-all approaches to one of reciprocal family engagement practices.
|Publisher:||National Association for the Education of Young Children|
|Product dimensions:||8.00(w) x 10.00(h) x (d)|
About the Author
Derry Koralek is an experienced early childhood author, trainer, advocate, and consultant who is president of DGK & Company.
Karen Nemeth, EdM, is a senior training and technical assistance specialist at Zero to Three.
Kelly Ramsey, MS, is ECS education coordinator at Educare in Oklahoma City, OK.
Table of ContentsIntroduction
Chapter 1 Honoring the Importance of Family Engagement
Chapter 2 Developing a Family Engagement System
Chapter 3 Supporting Parents and Parenting
Chapter 4 Communicating with Families
Chapter 5 Supporting Learning at Home
Chapter 6 Collaborating with the Community
Appendix A Resources
Appendix B Strategies