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Parent Involvement Programs

Parents Aren't Teachers -- They're Parents

Kent Pekel | Posted 10.12.2016 | Education
Kent Pekel

At the start of the current school year, I was struck by the number of superintendents, principals, and other educational leaders across the country who called on parents to get more involved in their children's learning. I also noted that many of them promised to make family engagement a key component of their efforts to support students and improve schools.

Understanding Parental Involvement

Matthew Lynch, Ed.D. | Posted 03.26.2012 | Education
Matthew Lynch, Ed.D.

Effective parent involvement programs are best achieved when the program reflects the circumstances, needs, and potential contributions of families who are a part of the school community.