March 2021

Recommended Resources from the C/W CSTAC

Among the many lessons learned during the COVID pandemic, a few key themes have emerged that are especially relevant for educators. We recognize now more than ever, the importance of contextualizing community needs; addressing issues of equity; and, building strong partnerships among educators, students, communities, and families in order to support every student, every day. 

“The Brookings Task Force on Next Generation Community Schools envisions a scaled-up community schools approach where schools are the hub of children’s education and development—powered by shared leadership between schools and families, enriched learning experiences, integrated student supports, and strong community partnerships—to interrupt the growing education inequality.”

Highlights from the report are featured in the webinar and article below:

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