Your Best Parent Involvement Year Ever

September 2009
Principal;Sep/Oct2009, Vol. 89 Issue 1, p68
The article discusses the benefits of parent involvement in education and the challenges principals face in encouraging parent involvement. The author cites research which suggests that student achievement improves when parents understand what children are learning, participate in school programs, and encourage their learning at home. The author also suggests that principals empower parents to become involved by providing clear communication and practical advice on helping children learn.


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