Effective programs use both universal and family-specific practices to ensure that all families become engaged in their child’s early learning and development. Use this Family Checklist as a supplement to the Program Self-Assessment Checklist to help track and analyze your program’s effectiveness with individual families. You might assign each family to a staff member who has primary responsibility for documenting the family-program relationship.
As you work through the checklist, keep the following in mind:
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