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 Family Engagement Month


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The Family-School Partnership Program encourages the recognition of the many engaged parents across the state during Family Engagement Month.  Each November,  LEAs and schools are invited to participate in celebrating family engagement through a variety of activities and initiatives.  ​​​​



​​Family Engagement Month FY22

GET YOUR GAME ON! ​

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Level Up!  Academic Game-Based Learning ​
A Collaborative Project including the Georgia Department of Education Curriculum Specialists and Georgia Public Broadcasting Program Managers.

 

The Georgia Department of Education’s (GaDOE) Family-School Partnership Program welcomes all Title I districts and schools to submit a virtual game-based learning project in recognition of Family Engagement Month.  LEAs and schools are invited to create a virtual game board, that will link to online academic  resources, for parents and students to play at home in support of student learning.  Each entry will be entered into a statewide contest with regional winners being announced on National Parental Involvement Day, November 18, 2021. ​

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2021 FEM Virtual Awards Presentation


​​2021-2022 ​Contest Entries

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S1 - Cummings Elementary, Forsyth County Schools 
Cougar Nation Overdrive – Learning in the Fast Lane 
Grade Bands - K-2 and 3-5 (two projects)  

Entry 1 Forsyth Cummings Elementary 

S2 - Chattahoochee Elementary, Forsyth County Schools 
Can You Escape the Library? 
Grade Bands - 3-5  

Entry 2   Forsyth   Chattahoochee Elem ​​

​S3 - Chestatee Elementary, Forsyth County Schools 

Chestatee Family Game Up 
Grade Bands - K-2 and 3-5 (two projects) 

Entry 3   Forsyth   Chestatee Elementary 

​S4 - Houston County Schools 

My Home, My Houston and Student Success Hotline
Grades 3-5 and 6-8 (two projects)

Entry 4 BOTH  Houston County School District

​S5 - Laurens County Schools 

LCSS Family Game Board
Grades PreK - High School

Entry 5   Laurens County Schools 

​S6 - Pulaski County Schools 

Fall Into Literacy
Grades Prek-2 and 3-5

Entry 6   Pulaski County Schools 

S7 - Cobb County Schools 
RISE-UP for Learning 
Grades K-2

Entry 7 Cobb County Schools 

S8 - Dublin City Schools 
Jeopardy 
Grades 6-12

Entry 8 Dublin City Schools​

S9 - Dublin High School, Dublin City Schools  
Are you Smarter than a High School Student?
Grades 9-12

Entry 9   Dublin City Schools   Dublin High 

​S10 - Howard High School, Bibb County Schools 
Your Career is in the Stars
Grades 9-12

Entry 10   Bibb County Schools   Howard High ​

​S11 - Dublin Middle School, Dublin City Schools 

Family Feud  
Grades 5-8

Entry 12   Dublin City Schools   Dublin Middle 

​S12 - Echols County Schools 

Math Tracks
Grades K-2

Entry 12   Echols County Schools revised  ​

​S13 - Oak Grove Elementary STEAM Academy, Cherokee County Schools 
3, 2, 1 Get Your Math Game On
Grades K-5

Entry 13   Cherokee County   Oak Grove Elementary ​

​S14 - Teasley Middle School, Cherokee County Schools 

Are you ready to level up Raiders?
Grades 6-8

Entry 14   Cherokee County   Teasley Middle 

​S15 - Renaissance Elementary School, Fulton County Schools
FAMOPOLY
Grades K-5

Entry 15   Fulton County   FAMOPOLY ​

​ W.S. Hornsby Middle School, Richmond County Schools                                                        Family Engagement Challenge 2021                 Grades 6-8

Entry 16  Richmond County Schools    W.S. Hornsby Middle School 


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​Let’s Level Up! Video Promo 

(2 mins. 30 secs.) 

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FOR ACTIVITY CONTEST DETAILS, CLICK HERE.



General Project Samples:  

GaDOE Family-School Partnership 
Grades: 6-8       Focus: Math 
Click here
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GaDOE Learning & Curriculum 
Grades: K-12     Focus: Math 

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GaDOE Learning & Curriculum 
Grades: K-12     Focus: STEM/STEAM ​
Click here​

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GaDOE Learning & Curriculum 
Grades: 4-6     Focus: Social Studies ​
Click here​
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​Georgia Public Broadcasting Education 
Grades: PK-3    Focus: Math, Reading, and Science
Click here
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Georgia Public Broadcasting Education 
Grades: PK-2, 6-12     Focus: Varies
Click here ​



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​FOR GAME BOARD DESCRIPTIONS, CLICK HERE. 



Family Engagement Month FY22 Resources

Governor's Proclamation FY22​
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Thank you letter to families from State School Superintendent, Richard Woods

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​F​or copies of the State School Superintendent's 

Letter click below: 

​​​​​​English Version

Portuguese Version

​​​Vietnamese Version

​​Arabic Version​

​​Spanish Version​​

​Korean Version 

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​​​National Parental Involvement Day Website

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Family-School Partnership Program Resources 

​Family Engagement Month Flyer 
Click here  

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Family Engagement Month Banner 

​​Click here 


​Family Engagement Month Logo 

Click here​ 

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Family Engagement Month FY21 - Archived

​How are you being VIRTUALLY UNSTOPPABLE ?​


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Overcoming the Digital Divide: Conquering At-Home Learning, Empowering Student Success, and Focusing on the Whole Child

The Georgia Department of Education, Family-School Partnership Program is offering an opportunity for schools, families, and communities to come together and showcase their message of RESLIENCY.  As a part of a friendly competition, school systems and families will be invited to submit an image, collection of images, or a video file reflecting positive outcomes of strong family, school, and community partnerships during these unprecedented times –Bitmoji Style! 

​Contest Details​​

 Click the graphic to access our Virtual Awards Presentation (12 mins, 15 sec).​​

Contest Entries

​​​Entry #


​District: School Name

​Campaign's Theme/Slogan

​Project URL

1​Macon-Bibb County 
State PAC Member
Virtually Unstoppable 
Click Here
​2
Chattahoochee County Schools 
State PAC Member
Taking on the 2020/2021 School Year One Paw at a Time 
Click Here​
​3
Georgia School for the Deaf 
State PAC Member
GSD is Virtually Unstoppable Click Here

​4

Georgia Cyber Academy 

State PAC Member 

Unstoppable Family Engagement at GCA Click Here​
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Cobb: South Cobb High School
Soar with Pride! 
Click Here
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Cobb: Tapp Middle School 
Organizing your Student 
Click Here
​7

Cobb: Birney Elementary School Welcome! Bienvenidos!
Click Here
​8

Forsyth: Cumming Elementary School 
So…What is APTT? Click Here
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Forsyth County: Chattahoochee Elementary 
Chattahoochee Elementary-Virtually UnstoppableClick Here​​
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Savannah-Chatham: Rice Creek School 
#RiceCreekFamily 
Click Here
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Savannah-Chatham: Largo-Tibet Elementary School 
Where every leopard is a leader! 
Click Here​
12

Lumpkin County School System It's a Virtual World: LCSS Parent Virtual Resource CenterClick Here

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Hall: East Hall High School
"We're All in This Together" Click Here​ ​

14
Thomaston-Upson County Schools
ULPS is Going Virtual! ​Click Here​ 

15
Ivy Preparatory Academy Attendance is KeyClick Here
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Atlanta Public Schools: Continental Colony ElementaryTogether we will increase life chances! 
Click Here

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Johnson County School District
Virtually Killing IT!Click Here​

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Wayne County Schools Wayne County Family Engagement Click Here​

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Fulton County Schools: Renaissance ES, Renaissance MS, Creekside HS Our Families Are W.O.K.E. Working On Knowledge & Education 
Click Here​
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Glynn CountyTogether, We Have Become Unstoppable!
Click Here​
(Bonus Feature "Virtual Math Escape Room"- Not a part of the contest- Click Here)
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Gordon CountyVirtual Parent Cafe 
Click Here​
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Rockdale County Public Schools 
Rockin’ RockdaleClick Here​ ​
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Muscogee: Reese Road Leadership Academy Great Happens Here!
Click Here
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Fannin County 
Fannin Strong Click Here
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DeKalb County
Resilient Engaged & Connected during the Pandemic 
Click Here​
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Click here to download the Family Engagement Month banner.
Click here​ to download the Family Engagement Month logo. 

Project Flyer​​


Basic Project Samples​

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Project 1, click here to view


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Project 2, click here​ to view


 Contact Information

Dawn Scott
Family Engagement Specialist
Phone: 404-657-9962
Fax: 770-344-4515​