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Experience the Ecology of Learning, our vision for all children and families—especially those with the greatest needs.
An ecology of learning includes the places and interactions that offer opportunities for learning, development, and achievement throughout a person’s life. This environment inspires exploration, creativity, connections with others, and support in mastering skills at home, and in school, the community, and digital spaces.
Who we are
Global Family Research Project is an independent, entrepreneurial nonprofit organization that supports effective engagement practices and policies so that all children find success in and out of school.
We create a worldwide exchange of ideas that furthers the understanding and implementation of anywhere, anytime learning for all. With more than 30 years of leadership, we provide a research base and proven expertise for capacity building in schools, community-based organizations, philanthropic entities, and other related ventures.
What we do
We promote equitable family and community engagement in an ecology of learning that connects the home, school, and community.
● Supports systemic approaches to family and community engagement
● Produces top-notch research
● Provides current news and resources to policymakers and practitioners
● Builds the capacity of organizations to engage families
● Designs professional learning opportunities, such as interactive cases, design thinking sessions, and communities of practice
● Delivers actionable guidance and tools for evidence-based approaches
We’re hiring a Communications Specialist and looking for a highly-motivated self-starter with communications, design, and content creation experience.
The successful candidate will implement the strategy for all communications, website, and public relations messages to consistently articulate GFRP’s mission. They will be a member of a dynamic and productive team working in a virtual organization.
Please apply or help us to spread the word via the job description link below.
Helping Children Succeed Through Family Engagement
On April 25th at 2pm EST, GFRP's Heather Weiss opened a conversation about promising family engagement innovations for family engagement innovations.continue reading
Joining Together to Create a Bold Vision for Next-Generation Family Engagement: Engaging Families to Transform Education
Global Family Research Project is excited to share a new report on the next generation of family engagement.continue reading
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