In This Report, You’ll Learn

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    What family strengthening means.

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    The characteristics of family strengthening schools.

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    How strong community schools can help strengthen families.

  4. 4

    When to try — and pass on — certain educational improvement strategies.

Key Takeaway

Schools have the potential to act as family strengthening organizations

Strong community schools connect households to three types of resources that are necessary to strengthen families: 1) economic opportunities; 2) social networks; and 3) assorted services and supports.

Findings & Stats

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