A new HBO documentary provides a revealing look at parents who are consumed by their desires to ensure that their children become top athletes.
The development of poor rural children is linked to the risk factors facing their parents, according to new findings from a study of rural families.
The National PTA emphasizes and celebrates the importance of strong family-school partnerships with a new recognition program.
Louisiana's so-called "reverse trigger" law can't help New Orleans parents return control of a high school to the local school board.
The latest issue of the Harvard Family Research Project's FINE Newsletter features new professional development methods for teachers to promote family engagement.
An EdSource survey finds that most California parents know little about the state's funding law, but they want to determine how the money is spent.
Albuquerque parents won't receive school district guidance detailing their rights to opt their children out of standardized testing after failed board vote.
Two mothers who lost their daughters in the Sandy Hook school shooting last year lead an initiative to increase security in schools nationwide.
The superintendent of Florida's Pasco County Schools proposes revisions to district honor-roll guidelines after a parent complains about her son's inclusion on the list.
The National Assessment Governing Board is inviting parent leaders to attend an education summit Jan. 13 to discuss strategies to improve student achievement.