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Family and Community Involvement is a Course

Family and Community Involvement

Ended Jan 28, 2020
15.0 credits

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Full course description

This professional development offering, for currently practicing K – 12th grade teachers, examines the framework for 6 Types of Family/Community Involvement (Parenting, Communicating, Volunteering, Learning at Home, Decision-Making, and Collaborating) and how to utilize it in their practice.  Attendees will learn how and why to involve family members (and guardians and caregivers) as partners with both school and home-based activities; strategies for 2-way communication with families to advance student learning; and, why and how to be responsive to families and their cultures and needs.  This offering is aligned to the CPS Framework for Teaching Components 4c and 4d.

Instructor: Michael P. Moriarty, NBCT

Course Dates: 1/6/2020, 1/13/2020 and 1/27/2020 

Course Time: 5:00 - 8:00 PM

Tuition: $200 for 15 ISBE PD Hours/ 1 Lane Placement Credit 

Location: CTUF Quest Center, 1901 W. Carroll Ave., Chicago, IL 60612
Free Parking Available

Registering with Quest Center Online for the first time? 
Please register with a non-cps email address. You will also need your IEIN number. 

Below is the link to obtain your Illinois Educator Identification Number (IEIN#), which is now required by ISBE to award any professional development hours to any individual taking professional development for recertification credits.

Type this link in your browser. Then click on Teacher then click on Log into ELIS then click on Educator Access and login to obtain your IEIN#.  

In order to receive any credit, participants must be in attendance for the entire offering.
No refunds will be issued unless the offering is canceled by CTUF Quest Center.