Parent Engagement Resources

Bloom, Gary S., (2005). Blended Coaching, Skills and Strategies to Support Principal Development, Corwin

Press.

Conzemius, A., and O’Neil J., (2002). The Handbook for SMART School Teams. National Educational

Service.

Eller, John (2004). Effective Group Facilitation in Education, How to Energize Meetings and Manage

Difficult Groups, Corwin Press.

Lipton, Laura and Bruce Wellman (2011). Groups at Work: Strategies and Structures, for Professional

Learning. MiraVia Press.

Garmston, R. and Wellman, B., (2009). The Adaptive School A Sourcebook for Developing Collaborative

Groups, Christopher-Gordon Publishers, Inc. Second Edition.

Garmston, R. and Wellman, B., (1997). The Adaptive School A Sourcebook for Developing Collaborative

Groups, Christopher-Gordon Publishers, Inc.

Gibbs, J. & Ushijima, T., (2008). Engaging All by Creating High School Learning Communities,

CenterSource Systems, LLC, ISBN: 978-0-932762-60-3.

Gibbs, J., (2001). Discovering Gifts in Middle School. Learning in a Caring Culture Called Tribes,

CenterSource Systems, LLC, ISBN: 978-0932762-51-1.

James, C.E. & Turner, T., (2017). Towards Race Equity In Education: The Schooling of Black

Students in the Greater Toronto Area. Toronto, Ontario, Canada: York University.

CODE – Council of Ontario Directors of Education Parent Engagement Toolkit
Parent Engagement Toolkit – (links to a PDF)

CODE – Council of Ontario Directors of Education – Parent Engagement Toolkit Teen Edition
Parent Engagement Toolkit Teen Edition – (links to a PDF)

Council of Directors of Education
www.ontariodirectors.ca

Media Smarts
Digital Citizenship, A Guide for Parents – (links to a PDF)

Ministry of Education
www.edu.gov.on.ca

Ministry of Education
A Guide for Parents, Doing Math with Your Child, Kindergarten to Grade 6 – (links to a PDF)

Ministry of Education
A Guide for Parents, Reading and Writing with your Child Kindergarten to Grade 6 – (links to a PDF)

Ministry of Education – Homework Help
www.edu.gov.on.ca/elearning/homework.html

Ministry of Education – Parents in Partnership
Parents in Partnership – (links to a PDF)

Ministry of Education – Parents Matter
Parents Matter – (links to a PDF)

Ministry of Education — Parent Reaching Out Grants
www.edu.gov.on.ca/eng/parents/reaching.html

Ontario Association of Parents in Catholic Education.
www.oapce.org

Ontario College of Teachers
www.oct.ca

People For Education
www.peopleforeducation.ca

People for Education – Parent and School Council Resource page
www.peopleforeducation.ca/how-does-education-work/parent-and-school-council-resources

PREVnet – Promoting Relationships & Eliminating Violence Network
www.prevnet.ca

ACCN IS ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS FOR HIGH ACHIEVING BLACK YOUTH TO ATTEND THE TOP RANKED INDEPENDENT SCHOOLS IN THE GTA

The African Canadian Christian Network is committed to providing resources to support our youth and their families in areas that focus on Education, Employment, Family and Crime Prevention.

In the area of Education, we have forged great partnerships so that boys and girls from our community can benefit from attending some of the top ranked independent schools in the GTA through scholarships and Financial Aid.

We have a number of schools, spanning, Durham, Toronto, Peel, and York.  Details are in the attached documents.

We encourage you to register to attend the Open House events hosted by the schools, as this is the most effective way for you and your child to learn more about the schools while getting your questions answered.

Please visit the school websites in addition to the attached documents:

Click Here For The Read Me First Document
Click Here For The ACCN Application
Click Here For The Teacher’s Evaluation
Click Here For Appleby College Financial Assessment – Only Complete If Applying for Grade 7 Centennial Scholarship 
Click Here For Appleby College Student Questionnaire – Only Complete If Applying for Grade 7 Centennial Scholarship
Click Here For Appleby College Parent Questionnaire – Only Complete for Grade 7 Centennial Scholarship

IMPORTANT NOTE:

 Application submission deadline to ACCN is October 24th, 2018

The final date for interviews will be November 3rdwill be considered as they come in, and we encourage submissions sooner than later