Virtual Practices on Outreach, Recruitment, and Retention
Background: Abriendo Puertas/Opening Doors is the first evidence-based program developed by and for Latino parents with children ages 0-5 – and adopted by diverse communities across the country. The program helps build parent leadership skills and knowledge to promote family wellbeing and positive outcomes for children by honoring family experiences, history and knowledge and supporting parents as powerful agents of change in the lives of their children and communities.
Description: This interactive training will support participants in developing a community of learning for the families they serve by implementing effective strategies in outreach, recruitment, and retention for the successful virtual implementation. The training uses core principles embedded in AP/OD and current virtual learning practices.
Participants: All professionals who work with families with children 0-5—including certified facilitators, early childhood educators, family educators, home visitors, child care providers, and more—can benefit from taking this course.