Whether it's instruction, school climate, leadership, family engagement, or any of the other issues schools face on a daily basis, all educators need tools to help improve their actions and methods. Our mission is to model proven strategies that Reshape, Reform, and Rewrite student learning with a focus on family engagement as a key strategy.

We are committed to changing the FACE of education by:

1.  Building capacity of family, communities and schools:
FACE Professional Learning Services
2.  Supporting early learners for school readiness:
Engaging Families in Children's Literacy Development
3.  Strengthening Family-School partnerships linked to instruction:
Scholastic Literacy Events
4.  Increasing access to books in homes and communities:
My Books Everyday/Scholastic Literacy Events

Three six-hour workshops to provide training for district staff and families to help them support the literacy needs of children beyond the classroom

Dr. Karen Mapp's Family Engagement Workshop Series

Engages and empowers families to support their children’s academic achievements in reading and writing

Dr. Karen Mapp Presents

Scholastic Literacy Events

My Books Everyday

Year-round take-home books


Ensures that students are equipped with engaging, high-interest books in their homes and communities all year long

Engaging Families in Children's Literacy Development

Early literacy workshop series

Offers practical and effective resources with videos, hands-on activities, and step-by-step support for involving families in their children's literacy growth

We know from research—and experience—that families are key influencers in a child's education. By strengthening engagement at school, at home, and in the community, we can further encourage learning and provide our students with the very best opportunity for academic, career, and lifetime success.

-Dr. Karen Mapp, Senior Lecturer of Education at
Harvard Graduate School of Education