The word Engagement, according to Webster's Dictionary, has multiple meanings. For our schools and districts there are two we should pay particular attention;
1. Emotional involvement or commitment
2. A hostile encounter between forces
When dealing with change within your school both meanings can be accurate. Brian Jordan and Gary Sechrist from KASB's leadership team will work with Administrators on developing strong commitment and involvements between the school/district and the community along with tips and thoughts to avoid hostile encounters.
Don't miss this opportunity to share and learn along with other methods to improve an already effective plan or establish a new plan.
The day will focus on:
Engaging families and community
Determining if we are reaching people
Using parent friendly language
Utilizing Social media
Review of different resources for communicating and working with the community and parents
Advocating for your school
1420 SW Arrowhead Rd., Suite 100, Topeka, KS 66604