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November 14, 2014

K-12 Dealmaking: Blackboard Buys ParentLink; Fifth Acquisition of 2014

Blackboard acquired ParentLink, a communication platform that connects schools with parents and the community.

October 17, 2014

New National Group Aims to Advance Family-School Engagement Efforts

Family, school, and community engagement practitioners and researchers say a new national organization will spearhead efforts to secure support and funding in the field.

April 10, 2013

Education Leaders Weigh In On Parent Engagement, Privacy Issues

Fully 58 percent of decision makers and influencers IN A RECENT SURVEY SAID THEY BELIEVE?--MBbelieve states have done a "poor" or "very poor" job at family and community engagement for school turnarounds.

March 28, 2013

A Part of Us Is Dying in Chicago

What does the public fight over school closures in Chicago say about the state of our civic discourse -- and where can we look for models of how to make decisions more effectively and collaboratively?

October 15, 2012

'Together for Tomorrow' Challenge Names Winners

Community engagement that supports school improvement received national attention today with the recognition of 31 organizations as Together for Tomorrow (TFT) Challenge winners for the 2012-2013 school year.

October 01, 2012

Collaboration, Investment: Best Aids for Disadvantaged Schools

To successfully reform struggling schools, policy makers need to involve community members in the solution—and that is rarely done, according to a report released today.

October 12, 2010

Show Enlists Communities in 'Extreme Makeover' for Schools

A new NBC prime time series, "School Pride," debuts October 15, dramatizing stories of communities working to invigorate public schools.


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