Family Engagement

Implementing the PFCE Framework

Explore resources for making progress toward positive outcomes for children and families. These strategies can be used for five-year planning, program design and management, continuous learning and improvement activities, professional development, and program governance.

These resources are companions to the Head Start Parent, Family, and Community Engagement (PFCE) Framework.

Strategies for Implementing the Head Start Parent, Family and Community Engagement Framework

Review sample strategies programs and families can use to make progress toward each of the seven family outcomes in the PFCE Framework.

Integrating Strategies for Program Progress (ISPP)

Explore family outcomes and related strategies to help your program prioritize PFCE strategies and clarify how they connect. Complete the exercise in teams to learn from one another by sharing questions, successes, and challenges related to family engagement.

Last Updated: August 9, 2019