Center for Law and Policy

December 14, 2018 by
The Center for Law and Policy is housed in the Department of Legal Studies in the College of Community Innovation and Education at the University of Central Florida. The center was established in August 2012. Content can go here. Events No events found. VIEW FULL CALENDAR In the News No post found CHECK OUT MORE […]

Community School News

October 15, 2018 by
In the News Weis Elementary, A Community Partnership School – Second School in Florida to Earn Certification Community Partnership Schools Weis Elementary, A Community Partnership School has become the second school in Florida – and the first elementary school – … Evans High School Becomes 1st UCF-Certified Community Partnership School Community Partnership Schools UCF has […]

International Hub for Community Schools

October 12, 2018 by
International Hub for Community Schools UCF Center for Community Schools was named the first International Hub for Community Schools by the International Center of Excellence for Community Schools (ICECS) in Coventry, England. ICECS works to advance community school development through demonstration projects, research, consultation, networking and conferencing. UCF Center for Community Schools has ties to […]

Community Partnership Schools – Initiatives

October 12, 2018 by
Flagship Model Implementation Stage Planning Stage Return to previous page. Florida Community Partnership School™ Initiatives Flagship Model Evans High School • A Community Partnership School – Orlando, FL* Core Partners: Orange County Public Schools, Children’s Home Society of Florida, University of Central Florida, Orange Blossom Family Health Implementation Stage of Development C. A. Weis Elementary […]


October 12, 2018 by
Networks The following assembled networks provide support for continuous community school advancement in Florida and beyond. Contact to connect to a network right for you. Florida Network of Community Schools CPS Principals and School Districts CPS Healthcare Providers CPS Universities/Colleges CPS Director

Assessment and Evaluation

October 11, 2018 by
Assessment and Evaluation Community Schools Quality implementation is critical to the progress of any community school, and on-going progress monitoring is essential to growth. UCF Center for Community Schools provides community school assessment and evaluations. Included in the process is a self-assessment by the community school leadership team, on-site observations and interviews of stakeholders performed […]

Training and Development

October 11, 2018 by
Training and Development Coalition for Community Schools defines community schools as “a place and a set of partnerships connecting a school, family, and community.” Implementing a successful community school necessitates a comprehensive understanding of the strategy as well as familiarity with the nuances of planning, development, and securing long-term sustainability. Community schools and the essential […]

University-Assisted Partnership

October 11, 2018 by
University-Assisted Partnership Beginning with Evans High School in 2010, University of Central Florida serves as the University partner for multiple central Florida Community Partnership Schools. Through the Center for Community Schools, a representative serves as a connector between the school and UCF. As a University-Assisted partner, UCF strives to understand the needs of a Community […]