Family Engagement: The Top of Everyone's Back-to-School Checklist
By Carla Thompson
Vice President, Program Strategy, W.K. Kellogg Foundation
August 12, 2014
With the start of the school year just around the corner, now is an excellent time for all of us to renew our commitment to ensuring all children succeed. So what should be at the top of to-do lists as children head back to school? I suggest that families and their communities begin this year working together to focus on transformative family engagement efforts empowering parents and caregivers to be the strongest voices for their children.