Parent-Family-Community Connections

October 2021 Edition

Emergent Bilingual Parent, Family and Community Engagement

How to Plan for Parent, Family and Community Activities

Your Region 7 Emergent Bilingual Family Empowerment Specialist can help you plan engagement activities for the parents and families of Emergent Bilinguals (aka English Learners) and Immigrant students. In this newsletter you will find tools and ideas to plan for Parent & Family Engagement, as well as resources you can share with the families of Emergent Bilingual and Immigrant students.

Title III Engagement Planning Tool

TEA has developed a planning tool for TItle III Parent, Family and Community Engagement. We welcome the opportunity to collaborate with you as you go through each stage of the planning process.

Click Here for Title III Engagemhttps://www.txel.org/titleiiient Resources

Emergent Bilingual Parent & Family Portal

The EL Portal is a valuable website for the whole family, with information for parents to help their child in school, tools for students and links to community resources. The portal is available in several languages.

We engourage you to share this link with the parents and families of Emergent Bilingual students.

Click Here for the EL Parent & Family Portal

Web Portal Navigation Video

The helpful web portal navigation video above will show parents how to access information on the EL Portal. The video is available in both English and Spanish. Click on the picture above or on any of the links below:


English Video

Spanish Video

Click HERE to view the most recent Parent and Family Newsletter from TEA, that is also located on the EL Portal under the Parents and Families tab. Please share this with your Emergent Bilingual parents and families.


Si le gustaría leer este boletín en español, por favor haga clic en el

Boletín informativo para Padres y Familias.

Region 7 Emergent Bilingual Family Engagement

Joseph Pino

Emergent Bilingual Family Empowerment Specialist