Six tips for engaging a community educator
Community educators provide capacity and insight in service of deepening and personalizing student learning. They enrich learning environments by forging authentic relationships, sharing expertise and expanding networks. They work in schools, community-based organizations and anywhere that learning happens. Explore this resource to learn six tips for engaging a community educator:
- Set the purpose of the engagement
- Think about unique perspectives
- Map your community to identify community educators
- Invite with clarity
- Collaborate together
- Set the visit up for success.