I would like to share some news I’m super excited about. Education Write Now: Top Strategies for Improving Relationships and Culture comes out in December! I wrote a chapter in which I share the why and the how of a school-initiated event called Parentcamp that shifts family-school-community engagement from passive to active, static to dynamic, binary to quantum.
In “Parentcamp: Filling the Relationship Gap Between Schools and Families” I write about the power of relationships between family and school to catalyze current school innovation efforts and supercharge student academic learning and behavioral, social, and emotional growth. HOW can we build flowing relationships between families and schools where there currently exists fear and reactive engagement? Can we apply something as simple as personalized learning pedagogy to family-school-community engagement to build relationships — relationships which will serve as the foundation of safe, connected environments kids need to thrive? YES we can. (and….“Relationships Matter, People!”#RMPeople ~Onica L Mayers) ………………………………Read More