Common Sense Media released a new study which measured the limits parents put on their children's media use, and how much time they spend with media themselves.
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August 01, 2016
Florida parents are attempting to raise funds to file a lawsuit so that 3rd graders won't be retained this year based on standardized tests.
July 29, 2016
New York state is allocating $20 million for initiatives to help boys and young men of color, including $6 million for school district family engagement programs this year.
July 26, 2016
A news roundup of stories about parent engagement include a piece about enrolling students in Detroit schools, getting parents involved in a struggling Bronx school, and balancing influence in schools' parent groups.
July 19, 2016
Researchers analyzed 22,000 applications in the District of Columbia school system to determine parents' motivations in making decisions about schools.
July 19, 2016
A New York teacher is developing scripts for teachers on how to communicate with parents based on his experience as a debt collector.
July 18, 2016
Common Sense Media is hiring parents to organize campaigns related to ballot propositions and legislation aimed at helping children, including education.
July 15, 2016
The National PTA, in a new paper, says that that few programs are available to inform families about STEM careers and opportunities.
July 11, 2016
Here's a news roundup that features recent stories about parent-involvement issues, from the concerns and complications of testing to open enrollment.
July 06, 2016
The national advocacy group passed a resolution at its annual convention to back legislation supporting the LGBTQ community and protect students from bullying and discrimination.