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CONNECT Module 4: Family-Professional Partnership (Division for Early Childhood, CEC)


The learning objectives are:

  • Describe effective practices for developing trusting family-professional partnerships in early care and education programs.
  • Use a decision-making process to select partnership-oriented practices linked to (a) developing an initial friendly relationship, (b) making shared decisions, and (c) developing a trusting partnership with families to address challenging issues.


Collaboration Communication/Language Early Childhood Early Intervention Evidence-Based Practice Family Engagement Infants & Toddlers Parent/Family Preschool Professional Resources