There's a big communication gap between the two groups when it comes to sharing information about major life events in children's lives, a new survey says.
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August 28, 2015
August 27, 2015
The parent-advocacy organization has selected Seth Litt to take over the organization after founder Ben Austin stepped down late last year.
July 21, 2015
Parents of students at Palm Lane Elementary School in Anaheim successfully challenged the school board's rejection of their petition seeking to convert the school into a charter.
June 12, 2015
Parents in Anaheim, Calif., believe they have enough valid petition signatures to force school district officials to transform their children's elementary school into a charter.
June 08, 2015
Another parent-trigger campaign is underway at a California school, but this time it appears teachers are publicly backing parents to oust their principal.
June 01, 2015
Parents of students attending a struggling Los Angeles Elementary School accept a comprehensive school reform plan from the Los Angeles Unified School District.
April 17, 2015
While Tennessee's parent-trigger law fizzles, Texas lawmakers moved forward with a bill that could increase the number of schools eligible for sweeping changes, including charters.
April 08, 2015
Parents of students attending a low-performing Los Angeles elementary school hope to use California's parent-trigger law to spur academic and staffing changes.
April 02, 2015
Educators have always struggled with cultivating the parent-school partnership even though they believe it is an invaluable tool that helps boost student achievement.
April 01, 2015
Education Week reporters discuss California's controversial so-called parent-trigger law and examine whether the law has made good on its promise to improve struggling schools.