Building Better Bonds with Families

Strengthening the home-to-school connection

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Learning for Families & Educators

Visit www.buildingaccess.org and explore the exclusive page for educators focused on transforming the culture of communication between schools and families. Create an account and earn twelve clock-hours towards your license renewals

when you self-enroll in a series of six 2-hour professional development modules:

  1. Setting the Stage
  2. Positive Family/Teacher Relations
  3. Methods of Communication
  4. Two-Way Communication
  5. Hard Conversations with Caregivers
  6. Cultural Responsiveness


Your students’ families can learn just like you! Our landing page has readily available resources and tools for you to share with families and caregivers, which include:

  • Remote Learning Resources
  • Social-Emotional Learning
  • Trauma-Informed Care
  • Motivating the K-6 Learner
  • Motivating the 7-12 Learner
  • and more!


Be part of the future of education and learn to connect your school and students’ families with a click of a button at your convenience. Visit www.buildingaccess.org and get empowered today!


Building Better Bonds with Families is a unique, grant-funded opportunity from the Ohio Collaborative for Educating Remotely (OCER) through Philanthropy Ohio and ten Ohio Educational Service Centers partnered under the ACCESS alliance. The grant

has funded a free learning opportunity in the form of a resource page dedicated to supporting educators, families, and caregivers facing the challenges of supporting student learning in a remote environment.

An ACCESS Alliance Project with Funding Support from Philanthropy Ohio

Building Better Bonds with Families is brought to you by ACCESS – a collaboration of 10 ESCs throughout Ohio. If you have any questions, please email support@buildingaccess.org