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Community-driven, equity-focused leadership, education, and workforce transformation.

Parent & Family Leadership

Much of IEL's work focuses on family engagement. The programs here focus specifically on developing parents and family members as leaders in their communities and children's schools.

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Parent & Family Leadership

Parent & Family Leadership


Parent Leaders and Advocates

Through the Family and Community Engagement Network, IEL works with local communities to develop and implement capacity-building activities that strengthen the key roles parents and families play in their child's educational success: decision-maker and supporter of learning; school/community partner; and advocate for school/community improvement.