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PARENT & STAFF NEWS & ANNOUNCEMENTS
Lending Library Is Now Available Online! Knox County Schools Family and Community Engagement Department and Family Resource Center have an extensive collection of books, covering many topics, that are available to be checked out! Click On "Lending Library" on the top right side tab to view the collection.
TEXT-A-TIP: Knox County Schools have partnered with the Knox County's Sherriff's Office to create an anonymous reporting program, where students can anonymously repot any potential violence, drugs, bullying, or other sensitive issues to school security and law enforcement. Students can simply text the number 274637 (spells CRIMES) with the keyword "knoxschools" then a space, followed by the tip. There is also a free app available for download. Search "TipSubmit Mobile" to get the app for iPhones and Androids.
GED to get harder beginning January 2014! Click HERE to view the full article.
2013-14 DAC Meeting Dates Announced: KCS Family and Community Engagement Department District Advisory Council (DAC) Announces 2013-2014 Meeting Dates! Click here for print out of dates and more information about DAC!
The KCS Family and Community Engagement Manual is available on FCE website and open to the public! To view the manual and its supporting documents click here.
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KNOXVILLE PARENT NEWSPAPER Articles
Discussion Topics (Blogs)
TRACEY MATTHEWS: Teen and Parent Communication...Help! A Parents-Helping-Parents Blog Posted: Tuesday, February 18 Discuss
TRACEY MATTHEWS: How's THAT Working For You?! (A Parent-to-Parent Blog) Posted: Wednesday, March 14, 2012 at 2:46 PM Discuss
TRACEY MATTHEWS: Family and Community Engagement Barriers Posted: Monday, February 28, 2011 Discuss
TRACEY MATTHEWS: Who Are Our Family and Community Engagement Gold Medalists! Posted: Tuesday, September 21, 2010 at 6:21 PM Discuss
Family Engagement Materials
1. NCLB School-Parent Compact Samples and Resources
2. School Family Engagement Policy Samples
3. TN Standards for Family School
Partnerships - State Legislation
4. The PTA National Standards