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|President Rick Everitt announces plans for FAPE's|
Leadership into the next decade.
FAPE Launches Partners in Education Academy |
As state travel freezes created a postponement of the annual FAPE conference, training requests from members began to pour in. The FAPE Board's solution for continuing training in the face of local district financial hardships is the building of the Partners in Education Academy which will deliver training in a variety of ways. The academy will provide volunteer/parent/partnership training, in this first delivery phase, via the Florida Education Channel. The annual statewide conference will continue when travel restrictions are lifted.
News from the Department of Education |
DOE announces statewide Parent Involvement Award winners. The award winning activities are available for replication at www.flpie.net.
12 Essential Partnership/Foundation Resources|
Reports, guides, surveys and research summaries are available for partnership and foundation leaders.
FAPE Spotlights Member, Tina Turbin|
Award-winning children's author, writer, researcher, humanitarian and mother, Tina Turbin is the Spotlight Member for this quarter. Working for many years with children in the entertainment business, Tina advocates for children, families and women’s issues with research into children's literacy, children's allergies, celiac disease, gluten-free foods and nutrition as a way to improve the quality of lives and health for others.
|Children's author, Tina Turbin|
Volunteer Hours Have New Monetary Value|
Independent Sector, using Bureau of Statistics data, has announced a new dollar value for volunteer hours.
Nation to Celebrate National Mentoring Month in January|
Plans are nearing completion both nationally and in local school districts to celebrate, promote and institutionalize community member's involvement as youth mentors.
Tunick Award is Announced|
Margaret Anne Wheeler receives Tunick Award.
|Margaret Anne Wheeler, Director, Office of Community Involvement, Polk County School Board|
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