Nomination Deadline: August 25th, 2016
The Excellence in Parent Engagement Award was created by Families In Schools (FIS) to recognize the extraordinary achievements by community leaders within the state of California who have successfully promoted and implemented policies or practices that help all parents support their children’s education.
Families In Schools honors exemplary leaders who have demonstrated excellence in one of more of the four categories listed below:
- Advocating for policies that foster parent involvement and parent engagement in education;
- Implementing programs that help parents develop their knowledge and skills on how to support their children’s education at home and at school;
- Implementing programs that help schools and nonprofit staff strengthen their knowledge and skills to effectively engage parents in supporting their children’s education;
- Demonstrating overall excellence in parent engagement though leadership, innovation, and collaboration.
July 21, 2016 Call for Nominations for 2016 Excellence in Parent Engagement Award
August 25, 2016 Nominations are due by email, fax or mail to Families In Schools
September 2016 Recipients announced
October 20, 2016 Recipients honored at Alliance 2016
Nominations are due to FIS by email to firstname.lastname@example.org, by fax to (213) 484-3845 or by mail to Families In Schools (Attn: Parent Engagement Nominations, 1545 Wilshire Boulevard, Suite #700, Los Angeles, CA 90017)
Please contact Kristin Pirnell with any questions at (213) 201-3900 or by email at email@example.com.