Resources & Toolkits

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  • 6 Steps to Start a Parent Organization 
    Parent Organizations play an important role in supporting schools and advocating for students. The Family and Community Engagement Department has written out easy-to-follow guidelines below to help parents complete the first steps to starting a welcoming and productive parent organization on campus. You can find the toolkit at
  • Community Resource Guide
     Use our community resource guide for schools to to locate community organizations and access resources that can help fill your school community needs. Access the guide at
  • Back to School Toolkit 
    Schools can use the Back to School Toolkit to start the year off right with parents.
  • School Guide to Family Literacy
  • Welcoming School Walk-Through Guide
  • Welcoming School Walk-Through Guide
  • Home Visit Protocol
  • School Guide to Planning a Family Learning Academy Event
    Use our school guide to plan and market your parent event.  
  • Surveys and Questionnaires
    Use the surveys below to poll your school community on how you can improve family and community engagement.  
  • Community Meeting Toolkit
    Download a checklist and all the signage you need to host a family-friendly community meeting.