Whether you are a policymaker or an advocate for community schools, this section will help you support the funding and implementation of community schools:
· Federal policies: provides an overview our framework for reauthorizing ESEA, supportive federal legislation and guidance, as well as using federal funding for community schools.
· State policies: provides an overview of exemplar state policies that are directing funding directly or indirectly to supporting community schools.
· Local policies: provides an overview of exemplar local policies that influence both funding and implementation of community schools around the country.
You can use the Advocacy Toolkit to make the case for community schools in your community, with policymakers, families, and community based organizations.