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Kansas Parent Research Initiative Overview Jan 26 Webinar

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Kansas Parent Research Initiative Overview Jan 26 Webinar

  1. 1. Kansas Parent Research Initiative Rebecca Gillam, LMSW [email_address]
  2. 2. Kansas Parent Research Initiative <ul><li>To gain a deeper understanding of: </li></ul><ul><li>the ways parents define parent involvement and access supports to get the resources they need to nurture their children. </li></ul><ul><li>how agencies utilize parent input and make programmatic changes in response. </li></ul><ul><li>To inform: </li></ul><ul><li>strategies in the KECCS Plan and the KSF Plan to involve families at multiple levels.  </li></ul><ul><li>agency strategies to utilize parent input and deepen parent involvement.  </li></ul>
  3. 3. Parent Focus Groups Family members attitudes & behaviors Childcare program Parent education program Context factors --political --economic --social norms --workforce policies --culture --family structure --urban/rural setting
  4. 4. Next Steps <ul><li>Final wave of Parent Focus Groups </li></ul><ul><li>Agency Survey </li></ul><ul><li>Parent Meeting </li></ul><ul><li>Implementing recommendations </li></ul>

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