Story of our project image – How do you visualize a world you haven’t yet seen?

Story of our project image – How do you visualize a world you haven’t yet seen?

Our project image was designed by Dr. Paul Kuttner, FLDC collaborative member. Click here to read a blog post from Dr. Kuttner about the design process. The article is part of CulturalOrganizing.org, a site working for justice at the intersection of art, activism, education, and culture.        

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Redesigning family engagement in education

Redesigning family engagement in education

“Joyce Parker devotes her heart and soul to making sure kids are in school and pointed toward graduation. “Everyone’s responsible when children are out of school: parents, social workers, church members, teachers, police officers and so on,” said the director of Citizens for a Better Greenville. That belief set the foundation of the organization’s “Missing in Action” campaign, launched as a concerted community approach to […]

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Examples of how to push equity work forward

Examples of how to push equity work forward

Two teams, one led by Camille Wilson with the University of Michigan and the other by Gerardo Lopez with the University of Utah, have concluded their design circles and offer their learnings and design circle work products with us. Just click on the links above to check out both teams!

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See our new video – Redesigning Family Engagement in Education

See our new video – Redesigning Family Engagement in Education

We invite you to watch and share our newest video containing insights from a few members of the Family Leadership Design Collaborative. The interviews took place during our latest convening in February.  We will be sharing updates from this convening soon.  We will also be sharing new research briefs and tools on our website shortly! For those of you attending the American Educational Research Association (AERA) […]

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2015 Convening Report – FLDC Research Agenda

2015 Convening Report – FLDC Research Agenda

We are happy to share “Toward a Transformative Research and Practice Agenda for Racial Equity in Family Engagement“ with everyone. This report emerged from the data gleaned through discussions between FLDC members about the challenges and possibilities for racial equity in family engagement during our September and December convenings in 2015 as well as conversations in January and February 2016. We sought, in our conversations […]

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