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June 29 | Family Cleveland Family Café

June 29, 2022 | 4:00pm - 5:30pm

Cleveland Family Café It takes a village. Meet us at the Café. 4:00 – 5:30 p.m. Mount Pleasant Library In-person or Virtual  The Family Café events are created to connect families with families. This family-led forum is dedicated to sharing ideas, knowledge, resources, and best practices to guide our services to provide quality school choice […]

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April 20 | Cleveland Family Café (Virtual)

April 20, 2022 | 6:00pm

The Family Café events are created to connect families with families. This family-led forum is dedicated to sharing ideas, knowledge, resources, and best practices to guide our services to provide quality school choice options for every child in Cleveland.

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Tips for Choosing a Cleveland Public School for Kindergarten

Most Cleveland public schools serve kindergarten through 8th grade students, so making a decision about where your child starts school can set them up for success now and in the future. Finding a school that meets all of your student and family needs (or at least most of them) can prevent you from having to […]

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March into Kindergarten, Cleveland

Now is the time of year when Northeast Ohio families look hopefully toward spring when the young people in their lives can get back outside for sunshine and outdoor, active play. It’s also the time of year when parents and families of children who plan to attend Kindergarten during the 2022-23 school year can begin […]

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Esperanza and Cleveland Transformation Alliance Connect Spanish Speakers with School Choice

Xiomara Hernandez-Marcelo, a Family Engagement and School of Choice Specialist with Esperanza, loves spending her work day helping support Spanish-speaking Cleveland families in whatever ways they need, especially when it relates to access to education. As a Cleveland State University graduate student and former Cleveland Transformation Alliance intern, Hernandez-Marcelo has always enjoyed being in the […]

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Back to School, Again, for Cleveland Students

If you’re a public school parent in Cleveland or know anyone who is, there’s a good chance your Facebook and Instagram feeds have been full of “back to school” photos over the last couple of weeks. Almost one year to the date (Friday, March 12), after a statewide shutdown of Ohio schools in March 2020, […]

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Partners for Parents and Families: School Choice Navigators Return for Spring Registration

The onset of spring school decision making is one aspect of education that hasn’t changed during the pandemic. Now is the time of year when families and students are considering their options for next year, with open enrollment and/or the application process underway in most Cleveland district and charter schools. Students in pre-school may be staying in […]