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March 14, 2014

Parents, Teachers Seek Discipline Alternatives in Syracuse, N.Y.

Parents and teachers in Syracuse, N.Y., are urging school board members to consider their plan to remove violent and disruptive students from schools.

March 14, 2014

Parents Pressured to Rethink Opting Students Out of State Testing

Parents choosing to refuse state-mandated testing for their children say they're facing many challenges to assert what they believe to be their right.

March 11, 2014

Idaho Lawmakers to Consider Parental-Rights Legislation

Idaho parents seeking a stronger say in their children's education may get a boost from a bill being considered by lawmakers this month.

March 11, 2014

National PTA Legislative Conference Will Highlight Child Nutrition Programs

Parent leaders are gathering at the National PTA annual legislative conference in Arlington, Va., Tuesday to discuss the group's public-policy priorities.

March 10, 2014

Barbara Bush Foundation Celebrates Family Literacy Legacy

The Barbara Bush Foundation For Family Literacy has spent $50 million since 1989 supporting programs that teach parents and children to read.

March 04, 2014

Cleveland Educator Recognized for Making Parent Engagement a Priority

Cleveland's family engagement executive director is recognized by Education Week for her efforts to make parents a key component of the district's education-reform initiatives.

February 28, 2014

Chicago Parents Form Coalition to Promote State Test Boycott

A new alliance of Chicago-area parent groups is calling on families to skip the state assessments to protest what it calls excessive and unnecessary testing.

February 28, 2014

N.J. Teachers' Evaluations Would Include Parent Involvement Under Proposed Law

Parent involvement could be come a factor in measuring teacher effectiveness in New Jersey, according to legislation introduced last week.

February 27, 2014

Mississippi Parents Push Lawmakers to Support Special Education Vouchers

A proposed Mississippi law would give special education vouchers to parents wanting to pull their special needs children out of public school.

February 21, 2014

New National Alliance Aims to Unite Grassroots Testing Opposition

A new coalition of national groups hopes to organize what it sees as a growing number of grassroots anti-testing efforts to affect legislative reforms across the U.S.

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