Developed by the Children’s Funding Project in partnership with the Education Redesign Lab, the Massachusetts Fiscal Mapping Tool is intended to help communities search for and build a customized fiscal map of existing and potential sources of federal and state funding to support local programs and services for children and youth in Massachusetts.... Read more about Massachusetts Fiscal Mapping Tool
This handbook, created by the Metro Nashville Public Schools in Tennessee, provides guidance on the Navigator role and key responsibilities. It also contains sample scripts and other helpful resources, including translation services, crisis intervention services, and basic needs, among others.
Co-developed by the Children’s Funding Project, The Forum for Youth Investment, and EdRedesign, this toolkit is designed to equip mayors and their staff with practical information and resourceson to launch a children's cabinet in their local community.
This brief one-pager explains the basic elements of Success Planning, how you can get started with Success Plans within your community or district, and the ways in which EdRedesign supports this personalized, relationship-based approaches to child development and education.
The Salem, Massachusetts school district has embraced a comprehensive and universal approach to family engagement that relies on all teaching staff to utilize the tools available to effectively communicate with families. This approach ensures each family has a point of contact who regularly reaches out to check in and ask if caregivers have what they need to engage in their child’s remote learning experience. The district is calling this role the Family Point Person. These four documents outline and clarify the purpose and process of the Family Point Person calls.
The new expanded Child Tax Credit (CTC) is an unprecedented effort by the federal government to reduce poverty and improve the lives of children by providing stabilizing financial support for families. However, two key groups eligible for the credit may face challenges receiving it: those who do not earn enough to file taxes and families with mixed-immigration status.... Read more about Ensuring All Eligible Families Receive the Expanded Child Tax Credit