Cultural Proficiency

There are multiple resources available to support families, staff, and building communities as they work with the diverse populations represented in Lincoln Public Schools.

Bilingual Liaisons:  work in Federal Programs to support schools and staff on a daily basis and cultivate relationships between families and schools.  Often Bilingual Liaisons serve as cultural brokers to help us learn about our population’s diversity.

Bilingual Interpreters:  work on an individual and hourly basis with buildings as needed for translations, often times during parent/teacher conferences or SAT/MDT/IEP meetings.  Find it on the staff directory page or click the link found here!

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Working with Interpreters:  It is important for staff to understand the roles of parent, teacher, and interpreter during meetings with families who speak a language other than English.  Please find these guidelines to help you through this process.

Making Family Conferences Successful:  Conferences are a time for school communities and families to connect and share important information regarding the details of the daily learning lives of students.  One foundational need in order to support this partnership is making sure that both teachers and parents…

Homework Help for Parents

Supporting Home Language

Important School Information

Latino parents participated in a family engagement event on Sunday, December 7, 2014.

To view the presentation in Spanish, click here.

To view the presentation in English, click here.

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