Family Series

This is a series of learning opportunities and tools developed to support parents/families in actively partnering with their school districts and participating in the educational decision-making process for their child/children.

Module 1: HAVE YOU HEARD ABOUT MTSS? A FAMILY PERSPECTIVE

Gain a foundational understanding of what a multi-tiered system of supports (MTSS) framework is and begin exploring terminology associated with MTSS. Participants will be able to summarize how MTSS provides high-quality curriculum and instruction for all students.

View Module 1

Module 2: HAVE YOU HEARD ABOUT CONTINUOUS IMPROVEMENT? INTRODUCTION TO THE CONTINUOUS IMPROVEMENT PROCESS - A FAMILY PERSPECTIVE

Learn the concept of continuous improvement and the problem-solving process that brings continuous improvement to life. Participants will be able to identify the meaning of Continuous Improvement; relate a problem-solving method of decision making to parent/family participation in a child’s education; and, discover the critical role of parents/families in the impact on and continuous improvement of student achievement.

View Module 2

Module 3: HAVE YOU HEARD ABOUT EVIDENCE BASED PRACTICES (EBPs)? INTRODUCTION TO EBPs - A FAMILY PERSPECTIVE

Learn about evidence-based practices (EBPs) within a Multi-tiered System of Supports framework. Participants will be able to identify how to know if an evidence-based practice is effective. We will explore ways to have meaningful conversations with school staff and ways to access trustworthy information to ensure that your child has the best educational outcomes.

View Module 3