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Stakeholder engagement is a vehicle for bringing together key organizations and institutions that represent educators and families as well as representatives of the community who have a stake in the law and also bring particular assets and expertise that can support the education of our young people.
The Southern Dropout Prevention Alliance helps schools/school districts improve home/school/community relationships and communication. Our innovative approach is nationally recognized by the National Dropout Prevention network as a model program. See our rating at http://www.dropoutprevention.org under the Resources and Model Programs link.
The four principles to guide stakeholder engagement
Inclusion. Engage a wide range of people and organizations with a stake in education to recognize the value of diverse perspectives.
Accessibility. Make it easy for people to participate, to understand what is happening, and to be heard.
Sustainability. See stakeholder engagement as a continuous process involving ongoing dialogue—not as a one-
Focus on results. Use engagement as a steppingstone toward building long-
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