Teacher resources

Virtual family engagement coaching plan

Looking for a plan to engage families? Download our coaching guide. It’s also packed with ideas (and scripts!) for connecting personally with families–through videos, chats, facebook live events or phone calls.

At-home coaching plan for teachers

Springboard Collaborative town hall

Join us for a town hall conversation, during which teachers from across the country will share their experiences navigating a challenging new reality. Springboard team members will facilitate the dialogue, but we mostly want to create space for you all to share and create community together in the midst of this isolation.

When: Wed., March 25, 2020 03:00 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada)


After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.

Springboard Collaborative webinars for educators

FELA: A framework that provides explicit tools and strategies to support at-home reading growth

Join us for a series of 4 webinars where we show you HOW to help families support their children towards continued reading growth while learning at home. Participants will learn about our FELA approach. FELA (Family Educator Learning Accelerator) is a straightforward team approach to helping students make progress in their learning during a set amount of time. Every FELA has a beginning, middle, and end with clear, actionable steps for the family educator team. This introduction will help walk you through the steps. 

Download the FELA toolkit here

Thursday, March 26, 4:00-4:45 PM EST


Overview to FELA

Thursday, April 2, 4:00-4:45 PM EST


Forming a team, setting a goal and making a plan

Thursday, April 9, 4:00-4:45 PM EST


Practice, practice, practice

Thursday, April 16, 4:00-4:45 PM EST


Check progress and celebrate

Register now! Space is limited for these FREE events.

Recordings will be available 48 hours after each webinar.

Family resources

This page has everything families need, including information on weekly virtual family workshops! Family workshops are a staple within Springboard’s approach to family engagement. Families are welcome to join us for a series of weekly virtual family workshops where we teach families reading strategies to use with their children at home. This is an event for the whole family!

Distribute this resource page far and wide!

We want to hear from you!

Springboard Collaborative would like to partner with you in delivering the added resources that families and children need most to maintain reading progress at home.

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