Strategies for Parent, Family, Student and Community Engagement with K-12 Schools

This webinar discusses strategies to improve parent, family, student and community engagement with K-12 schools. Panelists explain the research in this field, offer recommendations for state policy leaders and highlight innovative and evidence-based models that have been successful in schools and communities across the country.


  • Anne Henderson, Senior Consultant, National Association for Family, School and Community Engagement (NAFSCE)
  • Reyna Hernandez, Senior Director of Research and Policy, National Association for Family, School, and Community Engagement (NAFSCE)
  • Windy Lopez-Aflitto, Vice President of Content and Partnerships, Learning Heroes
  • Moderator: Catherine Van Ness, Senior Policy Analyst for K-12 Education, National Governors Association


Reflect And Redesign

The National Governors Association Center for Best Practices K-12 Education Team is hosting a series of conversations with subject matter experts, state education leaders, and practitioners that reflect on lessons learned from the COVID-19 pandemic and elevate strategies and models for redesigning key features of the education system as states and school districts move forward. View all webinars in the series.