At Family Friendly Schools, one of our core values is that all families want their children to succeed and each family contributes to the success of the whole school community.Read More
Does this sound familiar--You plan a fantastic event. You know you got all the details just right. You work hard to get the word out. And then when the event happens - only a handful of people show up.Read More
When you think of family engagement, do you picture family picnics? Math carnivals? Back-to-School night?
This month we’re sharing a resource to help your Special Ed teachers plan for their next Individualized Education Plan meeting (IEP) using the lens of family engagement.Read More
Hard-earned months of academic progress can slip through our fingers over the summer.In one quick blur of screen-time and late bedtimes, kids can return to school in September far behind where they were when they left in June.
Discount on Parent Playbooks for the summer!Read More
Ready to see what you can do with budgets of $500-$40k+++?Read More
In my experience in education, money always feels like an issue. There is never enough to complete projects or fuel initiatives, and we’re always trying to squeeze extra ooomph out of every dollar.Read More
As many of us at Family Friendly Schools are former educators ourselves, we know that teaching is hard work. Planning extra events or curriculum nights for families is proven to work in engaging families, but it’s tough to find time to plan events that are “outside the box” or different.Read More
We all know it's easier sometimes, actually most of the time, to decide something and then carry it out by yourself. Have you ever decided how to teach a lesson and then asked 14 friends what they think?Read More