Family Engagement Webinar Opportunity

If you are interested in learning more about family engagement resources, you may be interested in the Literacy and Family Engagement (Midwest) webinars.

The webinar “Families and Literacy Part II”  will take place on February 19, 2015 at 11:00 AM EST.r. Josh Cramer, Director of Family Engagement at the National Center for Families Learning will be joining the webinar to share resources.

Webinars take place on the third Thursday of the month.  To participate, you must register at

If you have any questions, please contact Charlotte Jones-Ward.


Program Updates

Here are a few updates that you may be interested in reviewing:

  • The Statewide Expanded Learning Summit presentations and resources are posted on the Program Share page.
  • If you attended the summit, please respond to the Survey Monkey that was sent to your e-mail.
  • Remember that the continuation application is currently open.  It closes on April 24, 2015.

Statewide Expanded Learning Summit Announcement

This summit reminder is in anticipation of the predicted winter weather this weekend. We have an exciting event planned. The summit will take place regardless of weather conditions or school district closures.  Please plan travel accordingly and drive safely.

  • Registration begins Monday at 1:00 p.m.
  • Regional Brown Bag sessions will begin Monday at 4:00 p.m.
  • It is mandatory that all grants be represented by program personnel all three days.
  • It is mandatory that each grant be represented by a fiscal representative or designee on Tuesday.
  • Remember that the name of the conference center changed from “Northpointe” to “Nationwide”.
  • The address of the conference center is 100 Green Meadows Dr. South Lewis Center, Ohio 43035

We are looking forward to seeing you next week!