This interactive half-day workshop will introduce DYCD’s Family Engagement Framework and review the research on family engagement and its connection to healthy youth and family development. Participants will create their programmatic vision and goals for increasing family engagement and strengthening the home/school/community connection.
- Explore research and best practices for engaging families
- Gain an understanding of DYCD’s Family Engagement Framework: Circles of Support
- Explore the benefits of engaging families as partners to support healthy development
- Explore strategies for how programs can support deeper levels of family engagement