EMEID: A Path to CTA Leadership

Community Engagement Toolkit

This toolkit will help you master the seven steps to community engagement. Follow these steps and use the included resources and your local association will be well on its way to raising its profile and building support for neighborhood schools and colleges.

Community Engagement and Coalition Building Grant Programs – A description of the current Project Grants available from both the CTA regional grant program as well as the CTA Institute for Teaching grant program. Also included are descriptions of some of the grants that have been underwritten in the past to give context and help potential grant seekers in understanding the program scope and focus.

A guide to help Community Engagement Team facilitators plan successful house meetings. The guide includes suggestions and strategies, a sample agenda and reporting form.