- FCSN videos on YouTube
The Federation’s YouTube channel features nearly 200 videos on topics ranging from special education law to strategies for combating bullying, as well as featured content from our events and conferences. We are currently working to sort our webinars by subject – if there is a particular issue you’d like to learn about, please send us an email and we will point you in the right direction.
Click here to visit our YouTube channel.
- Family FACTS on Education
FACET has published 14 Fact Sheets on education and family engagement practices that can support positive learning and behavior in children of all ages. The FACT sheets include publications in Spanish and Portugues, and cover topics such as test anxiety, the rights of ESL students, and Student Growth Percentiles.
Click here to browse our Fact Sheets.
- Massachusetts Family, School and Community Partnership Fundamentals
Developed by the Parent and Community Education and Involvement Advisory Council (PCEI) of the Massachusetts Board of Elementary and Secondary Education, the Massachusetts Family, School, and Community Partnership Fundamentals can be used as a guide for assessment of a school or district’s family / community engagement practices and help structure a vision of engagement that can be used as a framework for improvement.
Click here to read more about the Family, School, and Community Partnership Fundamentals
- Integrating Positive Behavior Supports and Early Literacy into Daily Routines and Activities for Children with Disabilities
The Department of Elementary and Secondary Education and the Institute for Community Inclusion [ICI] at UMass Boston are managing a collection of resources for inclusive preschool and kindergarten programs.
Click here to access the project’s website.
Click here to download a PDF about the project.
- Massachusetts Pyramid Model
The “Pyramid Model” is a conceptual framework of evidence-based practices to promote social emotional competence in infants and young children, and was developed by The Center for the Social and Emotional Foundations for Early Learning (CSEFEL) and The Technical Assistance Center for Social Emotional Intervention (TACSEI).
Click here to learn more about the Pyramid Model.
- Resources for Homeless Youth
The Office for the Education of Homeless Children and Youth provides technical assistance and guidance to school districts and families, working to ensure theClick here to download a brochure on the McKinney-Vento Act (PDF). Click here to download a poster on the McKinney-Vento Act (PDF).