A nonprofit organization and the New York City Department of Education are collaborating on a new effort to reach parents in schools with low participation.
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May 13, 2016
May 11, 2016
Here's a round-up of recent headlines from Florida, Virginia and California about parent involvement issues, including test-score access, one-stop school applications, and parental field trips.
May 09, 2016
A story in Chalkbeat Detroit illustrates how school choice can create burdens for families, who must travel far to go to schools outside their neighborhoods.
May 06, 2016
Democratic Gov. Gina Raimondo proposes to allow traditional public schools to be free of certain regulations, including opening up enrollment outside their neighborhoods.
May 05, 2016
St. Louis Public Schools filed a lawsuit to recover tax money for desegregation programs, but charter school parents say they should keep getting those funds.
May 03, 2016
The Shriver Report Snapshot released the results of a poll of 1,000 mothers who are likely voters about their views on education and other issues.
April 29, 2016
The National Alliance for Public Charter Schools released a poll showing parents' attitudes towards school choice and charter schools.
April 26, 2016
U.S. Secretary of Education met with a panel to discuss the issues of incarcerated youth, as well as students with incarcerated parents.
April 25, 2016
Here's a news roundup that features three recent stories about parent-involvement issues, including some interesting developments in California and Florida.
April 22, 2016
About 1,300 parents were surveyed in the poll that shows a disconnect between how well parents think their children are performing in school and how students score nationally.