Nevada Family Engagement Summit 2016

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The Nevada Family Engagement Summit was held on Saturday, October 15, 2016 at Northwest Career & Technical Academy in Las Vegas, Nevada.

 

 

Access Session Materials below:

 

The Five Simple Principles to Engage Every Family Explored Dr. Steve  Constantino
Building Quality & Connected Relationships (QCRs)

– Youth Ambassadors Leadership Academy

Bridget Alston-Smith
The Public Education Foundation’s Family Learning Program – Clark County Dr. Beverly Mathis

Marinna Cutler

Collective Impact:  It Takes a Community to Make a Classroom – City of Las Vegas Dr. Tiffany Tyler
Dr. Lisa Morris Hibbler
Michelle LaytonDr. Joe Morgan
The Systems Model for Increasing Engagement- Southern Nevada Regional Professional Development Program (SNRPDP) Brad Kircher
CCSD Master Plan for English Language Learner Success – ELL Division, Clark County School District Bruce Clemmer

Dr. Nancy Alamo

Parents as Partners – Bracken, Long, & Hollingsworth STEAM Academies, Clark County School District Kathleen Decker
Parent Expo: A Parent Involvement Night – Pau-Wa-Lu Middle School,

Douglas County

Ashley Goering
How Can Parenting Training and Information Centers Help Schools?

Nevada PEP

Natalie Filipic
Stephanie Vrsnik
Utilizing PBS Resources to Promote Family Engagement – Vegas PBS Jessica Russell
Using Evaluation Data to Continuously Improve District Family Engagement Practices –Department of Family-School Partnerships,  Washoe County School District D’Lisa Crain
Maria Fernandez
Ana Anderson
Rochelle Proctor
Innovative Practices to Engage Families – Early Childhood Program, Washoe County School District Peggy Pulver

Gemma Romo

Systematic Strategies for Aligning Parent Engagement –

Families in Schools

Tina Ochoa
Engaging Families: Strong Family and School Partnerships – West Ed/REL West Kimberly Allen
Building Quality & Connected Relationships – Youth Ambassadors Leadership Academy Bridget Alston-Smith
Helping Students Connect with School – Sedway Middle School, Clark County School District Jen Loescher
Rochelle Clayton
Pursuing Systemic Change to Advance Family Engagement- National Association for Family, School & Community Engagement (NAFSCE) Keami Harris
Let’s Make a Deal: Using Critical Thinking to Resolve Teacher/Student/Parent Conflict – thinklaw Andreé-Ashley Tarvin-Pyles
Understanding and Connecting with Refugee Families/Entender y Conectarse con las Familias de Refugiados- ELL Division, Clark County School District Ouiza Weber
Maria Cieslak
Caren Bedsworth
Providing Families with Targeted Literacy Skills to Use At Home – Department of Family-School Partnerships,  Washoe County School District Jennifer Peterson
Family Support within a School-wide PBIS Framework – Nevada PBIS Technical Assistance Center Dr. Ashley Greenwald
Jodie Soracco
Zoom to Success:  Creating Culturally Responsive Parent Engagement- Zoom Schools, Clark County School District Olivia Diaz

Sheri Williams

Financial Capabilities for Youth: Building a Network and Values for our Students- Andson, Inc. Anthony McTaggart
Di Ritchie
The Benefits of having a Family Graduation Advocate at Your School – Department of Family-School Partnerships, Washoe County School District Ana Anderson
Parent University – Cram Middle School, Clark County School District Derek Fialkiewicz
Common Core an Opportunity to Engage, Educate and Empower Your Families – Nevada PTA David Flatt
Lee Ann Kindrick
Building Quality & Connected Relationships – Youth Ambassadors Leadership Academy Bridget Alston-Smith
P.E.A.K. (Parents Educating All Kids)- Ullom Elementary School, Clark County School District Amy Gronna
Christine Casas
Betty Maliszewski
Pursuing Systemic Change to Advance Family Engagement- National Association for Family, School & Community Engagement (NAFSCE) Keami Harris
Engaging Families Through Inclusive Community Building-
South Academic Center, Clark County School District
Mary Savage
Toi Ethridge
Avenues of Communication/Avenidas de Comunicación – ELL Division, Clark County School District Maria Cieslak
Ouiza Weber
Building the Puzzle of Family Engagement – Washoe County School District Hector Garcia

Judith Harrington

Rochelle Proctor

Engaging Families in Real and Relevant Ways:  Food for Thought-

Douglas County School District

Dr. Claudia Bertolone-Smith
Marlene Moyer
Overcoming Challenges:  Raising & Supporting Children in an
Ever-Changing World – Determined Grandmothers
Lynell Lucus
Dr. Kimberly Staten
Brenda Ward
Dr. Annette Gentry
Strategies to Develop Readiness Skills in Young Children:  What we can do from Home – University of Nevada Reno, Cooperative Extension Dr. YaeBin Kim
Building Families’ Capacity Through an Innovated Literary Club – Department of Family-School Partnerships, Washoe County School District Maria Fernandez
Rochelle Solonia
What Happens in Vegas… A Diversified Approach to Family Engagement – FACES, Clark County School District Cheryl A. Davis
Patsi Saas
Eva Melendrez
Debbie Palacios
Nancy Alamo
The Power of Family Engagement Through Home Visits in Washoe County School District – Washoe County School District Diana Bowles

Liz Motter

Richard Odynski