Understanding of the paradigm shift for Pre-K programs from parent involvement to full family engagement using the Family Engagement Framework as designed by ISBE. Strategies to be explored include:
- Systems Building—including developing a program culture of family engagement.
- Scaffolding families by assessing family needs, making community referrals, and gathering data through documentation for goal setting and leading to goal attainment and family outcomes.
Gateways Content Area: (F) - Family Community Relationships
CDA Content Area: (4) - Parental Relationships