- Groundswell Champions and Sub-Committees: Join the Groundswell Initiative for excellent education and you will receive a weekly newsletter about current issues in the KY public education system. If you note your interest in Family Engagement you will also receive family engagement updates, learning opportunities and invitations for annual conferences.
Engaged communities—with families at the center—are vital to improving student and school outcomes. The KY Collaborative for Families and Schools was created to build and sustain engagement support and resources for Kentucky families, schools and communities in this critical work.
A network of families, schools, districts and community partners focused on increasing open communication, learning opportunities, and shared decision-making power across the Kentucky education system.
High-quality, equitable and inclusive education is the shared responsibility of families, schools, and communities.
A unified voice in advocating for family leadership and effective family-school-community partnerships.
SUPPORT OUR WORK
- Commonwealth Institute for Parent Leadership (CIPL): Increase your parent leadership skills by attending events, trainings and expanding your parent support system. CIPL offers one-day workshops, webinars, and the CIPL Fellowship which is a deeper-dive, small group learning experience. Email- firstname.lastname@example.org
- Family Engagement Regional Centers: Connect with a Regional Family Engagement Center- Children, Inc. serving Northern Kentucky, National Center for Families Learning serving Louisville Area, and Partners for Education, serving Eastern Kentucky.
The KY Collaborative for Families and Schools is being developed under 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.