The first preschool conceived under California's so-called parent-trigger law is schedule to open in December amid high hopes of improving student achievement.
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November 15, 2013
November 08, 2013
Parents in France are incensed over the government's plans to make children attend school on Wednesdays, a move aimed at halting a slide in test scores and to match instruction hours elsewhere.
November 08, 2013
GreatSchools.org is marking 15 years online this month as a resource for parents seeking more information about their local schools and boasts 44 million users.
November 05, 2013
Education Week has created a special multimedia section on edweek.org devoted to exploring the crucial, yet often ignored, relationship between K-12 parents and schools.
November 04, 2013
The National Center for Family Literacy announced today that the organization is now called the National Center for Families Learning (NCLF).
November 01, 2013
Watch D.O.G.S. is a K-12 father-engagement initiative that asks dads to volunteer at their child's school to provide students with positive role models.
October 31, 2013
Military bases are providing more support and resources for the growing number of military families who are choosing to home school their children.
October 25, 2013
A Morehead, Ky., newspaper pulls an online poll about school accountability after complaints and finger-pointing from respondents complaining about teachers, parents, administrators, and students.
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 15, 2013
New York City public schools are being asked to develop innovative programs to form stronger partnerships with parents and boost student achievement.