SST 7’s Family and Community Corner is designed to provide resources and supports for families, community members, and school personnel to optimize teaching and learning for all learners. Use the red menu on the left to navigate to these resources. If you can’t find what you are looking for or have a question, please contact SST 7 for support by using the contact information to the right.
Family Engagement Recognition Day
On May 11, 2023, State Support Team Region 7 hosted a day of recognition and learning. A total of six Educators, six Educator Teams, and 13 Students were all Recognized. This year's R.A. Horn Award Winner was Jacob Eutsey, student at Galion City Schools High School. This year's F.B. Walter Award winner was Lynnette Moritz, Educator at Pioneer Career and Technology Center. Please see the award and recognition video by following this link. We thank all those that joined us for this day. To view session content from the day please visit our State Support Team Region 7 Family and Community Engagement Padlet by following this link and click on 2023 Family Engagement Recognition Day.
Ohio Statewide Family Engagement Center
The Ohio Statewide Family Engagement Center at The Ohio State University is a leader in the field of family, school, and community engagement. Located at the Center on Education and Training for Employment, a translational research center within the College of Education and Human Ecology, the Center’s website is full of resources for families and educators looking to improve family-school-community partnership for students’ success.
National Network of Partnership Schools
“Based on more than three decades of research on parental involvement, family engagement, and community partnerships, NNPS’s tools, guidelines, and action team approach may be used by all elementary, middle, and high schools to increase involvement and improve student learning and development,” explains Dr. Joyce L. Epstein, Founder and Director of NNPS. NNPS also guides district leaders to help their schools develop goal-oriented programs of family involvement and community connections, and to meet Title I requirements for parent involvement. Check out our NNPS work by navigating to the link in the menu.
Ohio Department of Education and Workforce
The Ohio Department of Education and Workforce is a government administrative agency that oversees and supports education in the state of Ohio. The Ohio Department of Education and Workforce provides official information and resources about Pre-K – 12 education in Ohio.