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.
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May 20, 2013
The National Center for Family Literacy and the U.S. Department of Education have announced a partnership to advance family engagement in education across the country.
April 18, 2013
School districts should differentiate parent involvement based on different groups' needs and styles of engaging, a new report says.
April 10, 2013
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.
July 11, 2012
Parents and family engagement experts contribute to a "recommended reading" list for family and community members interested in improving their local schools.
June 23, 2012
What makes a successful family engagement plan for a school? Two experts share their views, based on decades of research.
April 30, 2012
A new network committed to engaging families in education transformation was unveiled this week as part of Parenting Magazine's Mom Congress event in Washington. Called the National Family Engagement Alliance (NFEA), the organization plans to provide resources and support to educate, equip, and mob...
November 03, 2010
Foundations, Inc., a nonprofit committed to improving educational experiences for America's children, is offering a webinar, "Involving Families in Your Program," November 4 at 1 pm.