Family engagement as a practice has been identified as one of several imperative goals in moving Michigan schools forward. In this micro-credential, you, as a school leader, will demonstrate an understanding of authentic family engagement and the value it contributes toward the success of social emotional learning (SEL). Utilize resources to supplement your current knowledge and describe how family engagement practices are embedded into SEL throughout your building and within staff professional development and practices.
In this course, you will:
- Demonstrate a comprehensive understanding of family engagement including its four components and how it relates to SEL,
- Identify ways in which your school embeds SEL into authentic family engagement practices and provide evidence,
- Use resources to gain tips, advice, and knowledge about introducing SEL into family engagement practices, and
- Provide the evidence to earn your “SEL & Family Engagement” micro-credential.