Don't Forget the Families: The Missing Piece in America's Effort to Help All Children Succeed

This report is based on a study of 1,085 parents of children age 3-13. It suggests six changes in how schools, organizations, and networks engage families based on a framework of developmental relationships with five features: (1) express care; (2) challenge growth; (3) provide support, (4) share power, and (5) expand possibilities. It includes a final chapter designed specifically for parents.  This resource supports resilience.

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Supportive Learning Environment
Family and Community Engagement
Culturally Responsive Practice & Inclusion
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