Resources for Schools and Parents

Resources for Schools and Parents

There are many free evidence-based resources available for schools and parents to use to help youth from all backgrounds succeed in school and life.  The links provided below are a great starting point.  For targeted help with your specific needs, reach out to Parents 2 Partners today to schedule a free consultation.


For Schools

Regional Educational Laboratories (RELs) have produced a series of evidence-based resources and guidance about teaching and learning English learners in a remote environment, as well as other considerations brought by the pandemic

Supporting Young English Learners at Home
October 31, 2020 | Guide and activities

Introducing the U.S. School System to Newcomer Students and Families During and After the Pandemic
September 24, 2020 | Blog

Interactive Readalouds: Learning from Books Together
July 15, 2020 | Video

Adapting Instruction for English Learner Students During Distance Learning
May 5, 2020 | Webinar

Distance Learning Resources for Education Stakeholders
April 13, 2020 | Resource Roundup

Supporting Educators in Implementing Reading Across the Content Areas
April 13, 2020 | Webinar

How Can Educators Provide High-Quality Instruction to English Learners in an Online Environment?
March 25, 2020 | FAQ

Response and Recovery Supports for Students who are English Learners (Annenberg Institute)
February 2021 | Brief

Funds of Knowledge: An approach to understanding how teachers can use their students’ overall sets of abilities and experiences in the classrooms to enrich understanding of academic content and motivate them during classroom activities.

Funds of Knowledge Survey

Project Appleseed: Project and Activity Ideas for Family Engagement

The Power of Family School Community Partnerships: A Training Resource Manual by the NEA

Partners in Education: A Dual Capacity-Building Framework for Family-School Partnerships (A publication of SEDL in collaboration with the U.S. Department of Education)

The Dual Capacity-Building Framework for Family-School Partnerships

A Communications Toolkit for Reframing Family, School, and Community Engagement

Ohio Statewide Family Engagement Center

NAFSCE Searchable Resource Library

The Culturally Responsive Practices Program (by the Ohio Department of Education)

Global Family Research Project

The School Community Journal — A free, open access, online journal