Rocketship Education allows parents to participate in the interviews and hiring process of new teachers at the chain's charter schools.
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A bill introduced in the Mississippi legislature calls for parents to receive grades in a designated section of their children's report cards.
February 18, 2016
Education Week talks with two parents who have lined up behind teachers suing the Detroit school district over conditions at the city's public schools.
February 16, 2016
The Newark school system is taking steps to avoid the parent protests and complaints about its previous system of enrolling children in traditional and charter schools.
February 16, 2016
Sarah Tully, a longtime education reporter brings her experience and first-hand perspective on the topic to her new role as K-12 Parents and the Public blogger.
January 07, 2016
The Gallup poll also reveals that most superintendents think that measuring the success of schools should include factors such as student engagement and student hope.
October 29, 2015
Parents are increasingly making themselves heard on education issues from school reform to testing, while some districts invest in efforts to increase parent involvement.
August 28, 2015
There's a big communication gap between the two groups when it comes to sharing information about major life events in children's lives, a new survey says.
July 29, 2015
Garden State lawmakers pass a resolution rather than a law to address how students are supervised once they choose to opt out of state testing.
July 21, 2015
Parents of students at Palm Lane Elementary School in Anaheim successfully challenged the school board's rejection of their petition seeking to convert the school into a charter.