Join us on April 15th and 16th for the Prichard Committee’s 3rd Annual Family Leadership in Education Virtual Summit!

Engage with families, educators and community partners on how to increase effective family-school partnerships in Kentucky. Sessions include latest research on family engagement best practices, parent and school leadership strategies, regional breakout sessions and information on Kentucky elected and nominated parent leadership positions. On Saturday morning, we will congratulate our 2021 Commonwealth Institute for Parent Leadership Fellowship Class with a graduation celebration.

You are welcome to attend all sessions or only select a few you are interested in. See you soon!

Instructions for Registration:

  1. Click on the session you wish to attend.
  2. Find and click the Zoom link highlighted in red.
  3. Enter in your information.
  4. You will need to repeat this for each session you wish to attend.

Summit Daily Agenda

Morning Sessions

thu15apr9:00 am10:00 amTurning a Moment into a Movement: How the Pandemic is Jump-Starting a New Era in Family Engagement9:00 am - 10:00 am

thu15apr11:00 am12:30 pmFamily Friendly Partner Schools- Closed TA Staff Meeting11:00 am - 12:30 pm

PARTNER SESSIONS

The following sessions occur simultaneously.  Please choose the session you would like to attend.

thu15apr3:00 pm4:00 pmThe Fundamentals of Special Education: What Every Parent Needs to KnowKentucky Department of Education3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

thu15apr3:00 pm4:00 pmBuilding Relationships with Your Child’s School When English Isn’t Your First LanguageLearning Grove3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

thu15apr3:00 pm4:00 pmStudent Equity Can’t Exist Without FamiliesNational Center for Families Learning3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

thu15apr3:00 pm4:00 pmParent Task Force Training- Leadership in Rural AreasBerea Partners for Education3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Evening Session

thu15apr6:00 pm7:00 pmThe Commonwealth Institute for Parent Leadership Project Report Out6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Morning Sessions

fri16apr9:00 am10:00 amCentering Family and Community on the Journey from Equity Talk to Equity Action9:00 am - 10:00 am

fri16apr11:00 am12:30 pmElected and Nominated Parent Leadership Roles in KY11:00 am - 12:30 pm

PARTNER SESSIONS

The following sessions occur simultaneously.  Please choose the session you would like to attend.

fri16apr3:00 pm4:00 pmThe Fundamentals of Special Education: What Every Parent Needs to KnowKentucky Department of Education3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

fri16apr3:00 pm4:00 pmFamily Friendly SchoolsLearning Grove3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

fri16apr3:00 pm4:00 pmHow Little Ones Listen: Foundation Building As A VillageNational Center for Families Learning3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

fri16apr3:00 pm4:00 pmParent Task Force Training- Leadership in Rural AreasBerea Partners for Education3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Evening Session

fri16apr6:00 pm7:00 pmFamily and School Connections/Resource Round-up6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Saturday Morning

sat17apr9:00 am10:00 amCommonwealth Institute for Parent Leadership 2021 Fellowship Graduation9:00 am - 10:00 am

The KY Collaborative for Families and Schools is supported by the Statewide Family Engagement Center grant from the U.S. Department of Education. However, activities do not necessarily represent the policy of the U.S. Department of Education and you should not assume endorsement by the Federal Government.