Creating Connections with Families and Communities


We, as thoughtful school leaders, actively engage families in meaningful partnerships to support student learning. This section explores positive home and school relationships built on trust and respect.
Setting High ExpectationsSetting High Expectations
High expectations from teachers and positive teacher-student relationships are critical to enhancing student success. Clear and positive expectations help guide student behavior. Engaging parents and family members in reinforcing high expectations encourages students and helps promote key messages....Read more
Creating Positive School ClimatesCreating Positive School Climates
The purpose of this section is to highlight the importance of creating a welcoming and risk-free school environment....Read more
Building RelationshipsBuilding Relationships
Building strong ties among staff and families, and cultivating a shared responsibility for students, creates greater opportunities for student success....Read more