Education: Our Best Legacy
Education: Our Best Legacy is a school success program intended to be delivered by facilitators to parents or caregivers with one or more children in middle school. Education: Our Best Legacy is part of a series of programs affiliated with the Partnering for School Success (PSS) project.
Education: Our Best Legacy, like all PSS programs, aims to:
- Strengthen the interaction and partnerships between parents and children, and parents and schools.
- Increase parents’ knowledge and skills to navigate the school system.
- Build parents’ self-efficacy to help their children succeed in school.
- Increase the number of students of graduating from high school and continuing on to higher education.
To find out more about the program, click on one of the links below.
Get trained to deliver the Education: Our Best Legacy program to parent or caregivers to engage in their middle school child's education.
Get information about what is covered in the Education: Our Best Legacy classes.
Find out what is included in the Education: Our Best Legacy educational packages.
Review why programs like Education: Our Best Legacy are so important for families.
Explore how the Education: Our Best Legacy was developed and piloted, and what’s in store for the future.
Partnering for School Success CYFAR Project (PSS CYFAR) — Get more information about the Partnering for School Success CYFAR project that focuses on Latino families.
Parenting for School Success: A Guide for Parents — Access this handbook which gives parents practical ideas on supporting school success.
Falling Behind: Understanding the Educational Disparities Faced by Immigrant Latino Students in the U.S. (PDF) — Explore this Children's Mental Health eReview from the Children, Youth & Families Consortium.