CONTACT :: Susan Silver

The Assessment and Family and Community Engagement Support Team is committed to carrying out quality Comprehensive Needs Assessments and helping schools identify and develop programs to assist and support family and community engagement. Through customized support, we build the capacity of schools, families, and communities to enhance and support student academic achievement.

We offer professional development centered on cultural responsiveness, identifying and developing school culture, and effective family, community, and school partnerships. Email for more information regarding training.


Support student academic achievement

Family and Community Engagement Graphic (text description)

Professional Development Opportunities

Cultural Responsiveness Series
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  • Module 1: Understanding Culture and Cultural Responsiveness
  • Module 2: Culturally Responsive Pedagogy and Practice
  • Module 3: Collaborative Leadership Teams
  • Module 4: Collection and Use of Evidence
  • Module 5: Culturally Responsive Literacy
  • Module 6: Culturally Responsive RtI (RtI Foundations training required to attend)