Two-Generational Approaches: defined broadly by the Ascend Network at the Aspen Institute as approaches that focus on creating opportunities for and addressing the needs of both vulnerable children and their parents together.
Flint Family Literacy Implementation Model: is a two-generational approach following the National Center for Families Learning four-component framework, which includes the following components:
1. Adult/Workforce Education -- Parent/Caregiver literacy training that leads to economic self-sufficiency
2. Children’s Education -- Developmentally appropriate instruction
3. Parent Time -- Activities that equip parents to partners with their children in learning
4. Parent and Child Together -- Interactive literacy activities between partners and their children.