Trey Fisher distinctly remembers the first time he had a teacher that looked like him.“It was definitely comforting … just to feel that representation.”
A school leader in Cleburne ISD used her background and experiences to empower Hispanic students and families on her campus.
A proud father in El Paso, Texas reflects on the impact of his principal’s emphasis on family engagement strategies.
See what it looks like when more than 100 community partners join forces to help families get ready for back to school.
One exceptional principal’s personal story of abject poverty helped him shape a culture of success for his school in one of Texas’ poorest and most isolated school districts.
The key to her school’s success, says Principal Barnes, is working closely with the families and asking for their input on everything.
There is a growing body of research that demonstrates family, school, and community partnerships can have systemic and sustained effects on learning outcomes, even in economically disadvantaged neighborhoods.
I am a product of what can happen when schools, families, and communities collaborate in order to educate a child.
Chisholm Trail High School in Fort Worth is kicking off the new school year with interactive rallies and a commitment to making family engagement a top priority.