Our Mission & Vision

Mission

HOME WORKS! The Teacher Home Visit Program partners families and teachers for children’s success.


Guiding Principles

HOME WORKS! believes that:

  • All parents want the best for their children
  • Families play a key role in a child’s life path
  • All children can learn
  • Learning creates opportunities
  • Individual differences must be respected
  • Open, honest communication is essential
  • A strengths-based perspective promotes respect, trust, and effective outcomes

Core Values

Collaboration, Continuous Improvement, Diversity, Innovation, Integrity, Persistence, Respect, Transparency, Trust


Goals

  • Improved student academic achievement and test scores
  • Improved student daily attendance
  • Improved student classroom behavior
  • Increased and strengthened parent/family and teacher engagement
  • Reduced tardies

The long-term goals of HOME WORKS! are to support the development of an educated, trained workforce; to empower parents to read, talk, and listen to their children every day from birth; and to foster parents’ investment in the quality of their children’s schooling.


Vision

Every child makes the grade.