The U.S. Department of Education and several organizations have released a checklist of questions for parents seeking to ensure their children are receiving a quality education.
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August 01, 2014
The event, which drew representatives from the research and philanthropic communities, focused on family-engagement methods intended to involve parents in their children's education far beyond the annual parent-teacher conference.
July 22, 2014
The School Redesign Initiative will give parents, teachers, educators, and community organizations the opportunity to propose ideas to transform the city's traditional neighborhood public schools.
June 06, 2014
Free college courses will be held in Hayward, Calif., public schools for parents seeking to provide better financial and academic support for their children.
March 21, 2014
Activist New York City parents seeking a more meaningful role in their children's middle school struggle to find their way.
December 10, 2013
The latest issue of the Harvard Family Research Project's FINE Newsletter features new professional development methods for teachers to promote family engagement.
October 21, 2013
Desert Trails Preparatory Academy, the nation's first school to open after being transformed by a parent-trigger law, faces many challenges.
October 07, 2013
The Governor's Commonwealth Institute for Parent Leadership is intendend to help Kentucky parents learn leadership and communication skills to help improve their schools.
September 20, 2013
Mercy College opened the Bronx Parent Center in 2012 to improve student achievement by teaching and training parents to become education advocates and partners in their children's schooling.
June 26, 2013
The National PTA recognized state and local chapters for their efforts to strengthen family-school partnerships.