Implementing Abriendo Puertas/Opening Doors to Diverse Families
October 12 @ 12:00 pm - 12:45 pm PDTFree
Developed by Latino parents, for Latino parents with children ages 0-5, Abriendo Puertas/Opening Doors (AP/OD) utilizes teaching and learning by centering its sessions around the lived experiences of parents and caregivers. Since its inception in 2007, the model has been adapted to other cultural and linguistic contexts.
Drawing on the combined knowledge and experience of an AP/OD certified 3rd Edition facilitator/trainer this workshop will explore ideas for how to adapt AP/OD to meet the needs of diverse families. Learn about the unique opportunities and special factors they have encountered elevating their work with Chinese families in their community. During the workshop, we will also hear from the perspective of a parent guest who will share their experience taking AP/OD program.
- Implementation best practices to help engage diverse families.
- Explore ideas on how to create a climate of trust by honoring diversity and communicating in a collaborative way to support families.
Audience: AP/OD Network of facilitators, partners & supporting staff.