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Connecting Communities through Our Languages, Cultures, and Stories

Forty-two Years of Educational Excellence for English Learners & Biliteracy for All

March 29 - April 1, 2017

Anaheim Marriott and Hilton Hotels
Anaheim, California 

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Friday, March 31 • 10:30am - 11:45am
Designing a Parent Involvement Program to Increase Parent Engagement

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This workshop will give participants ideas on how to create a research-based parent involvement program to help increase parent engagement. Anaheim Elementary School District has created a structured parent program based on Joyce Epstein’s Six Types of Parent Involvement: addressing Parenting; Communicating; Volunteering; Learning at Home; Decision Making; and Collaborating with the Community. Implementation of this parent program has dramatically increased parent attendance district-wide for the 24 elementary school sites at AESD.


Yamile Cortes-Canon

Family and Community Engagement Specialist, Anaheim Elementary SD
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Yesenia Navarro

Curriculum Specialist - Parent Involvement, Anaheim Elementary SD
Anaheim Elementary School District's parent engagement is innovative, diverse and collaborative. Our Parent Leadership Institute strives in the engagement of parents for student success. Our team is here to share our program and practices in creating a network of parent leaders that... Read More →

Friday March 31, 2017 10:30am - 11:45am PDT
Hilton Room: Manhattan