Our i3 Investing in Family Engagement Project was awarded $15 million by the U.S. Department of Education for a five-year (2013-2017) project to advance student learning and school turnaround. Partners include—
Implementing FAST® in Urban Philadelphia Elementary Schools
We are working with principals, teachers, parents, and local agency partners at 58 urban public schools that were selected based on standardized test measures and principal approval. With on-the-ground partners, we are reaching out to K-2 families to—
Build and strengthen bridges between home and school—to better support young children and their learning
Empower adults and children alike with new skills
Expand parent networks
Improve classroom climate
Evaluating FAST® Impacts on Students, Families and Classroom Climate
AIR is conducting a Randomized Control Trial and quasi-experiment to evaluate individual- and classroom-level impacts of our family engagement-focused i3 project. We also conducted focus groups with 43 parents/guardians.
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