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The Early Childhood Family Engagement Framework Toolkit: Maryland's Vision for Engaging Families with Young Children

This web-based toolkit was designed to support early childhood providers in promoting family engagement. It is organized into seven goal areas with strategies for putting theory into practice, including family and educator voices, what professional development is needed, and resources. There is a section on effective practices that describes each suggested activity and indicates the target ages, materials needed, costs, and considerations. The kit also includes a self-assessment and action plan.

Related Topics: 
Supportive Learning Environment
Family and Community Engagement
Professional Development
Quality Improvement
Program Design and Management
Culturally Responsive Practice & Inclusion
Maryland Department of Education
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96 pages
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