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Many literacy and learning programs around the country are experiencing a decline in attendance by immigrant and refugee families. The National Center for Families Learning (NCFL) recognizes the need for guidance for literacy staff in addressing this issue. That is why we’re partnering with the Migration Policy Institute and the Center for Law and Social… Read more »

Creating the climate for family learning at home

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Parents should be valued members of the school community and equal supporters of their children’s academic success. When parents establish a learning climate at home, they demonstrate to their children that education is important. Consider these ideas for parents to support learning at home: Establish an environment for learning at home. Provide the tools your… Read more »

Creating the climate for family learning at school

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Schools, teachers, and parents are all concerned with family engagement that supports children’s learning. And all three are essential when establishing positive learning climates for families—at home and at school. Family-friendly schools and classrooms make an intentional effort to invite family engagement. They strive to create a family-friendly environment that contributes to effective communication, relationship… Read more »