Parent and Family Leadership
Welcome Everyone! [We take an inclusive view of the word “parent” to include biological, adoptive and foster parents, guardians, grandparents and extended family caregivers.]
Are you interested in being part of a group or leading one? FCSN has many resources to help you build your confidence, knowledge, and skills as a parent leader. Many people wonder if they are qualified to be a parent leader. You are a leader – exactly as you are today. All you need are your lived experiences, your enthusiasm and your interests.
On this page, you will find resources that can help you increase your knowledge about about special education, family engagement, inclusion, advocacy, healthcare, and the importance of data on our Learning page, boost your confidence as you Build Your Leadership Skills, give you the tools to Grow Your Group, provide tips on how to Advocate for Change, and answer your Questions.