2021 Spring Family Engagement Strategy Showcase

The Hawai’i Statewide Family Engagement Center (HFEC) is pleased to present a mini professional development series to showcase evidence-based family engagement programs and strategies to schools and complex areas across Hawai’i.
Flyer promotional for 2021 Spring Family Engagement Strategy Showcase

Session 1: Supporting Micronesian Families in Hawai’i 

When: Wednesday, March 24, 2021 | Time: 8:30 – 9:45 HST | View Flyer

Featuring: Paul Hadik

This presentation is an overview of why Micronesians are moving to the State of Hawai’i; the obstacles they have to overcome; how they perceive the importance of the extended family and what are some effective strategies that schools and communities can use to build effective and trusting relationships. 

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Session 2: Parent Institute for Quality Education (PIQE)

When: Wednesday, April 21, 2021 | Time: 8:30 – 9:45 am HST | View Flyer

Featuring: Elizabeth Zamudio and Mildred Gains

PIQE will share current data and best practices that have led to successfully engaging families within education for over 30 years. In addition, PIQE will explain the Best Practices Model available to School District outside of California. Visit their website!

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Session 3: Academic Parent Teacher Teams (APTT) 

When: Wednesday May 26, 2021 | Time: 8:30 – 9:45 am HST | View Flyer

Featuring: Maria Paredes, Annabel Lee, and Sara Martinez

WestEd will share components and essential elements of the APTT model and how it works in schools, the roles and responsibilities of families and educators in home-school partnerships, and the training and support offered to help you bring it all together. 

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