TITLE

Your Best Parent Involvement Year Ever

AUTHOR(S)
WHERRY, JOHN H.
PUB. DATE
September 2009
SOURCE
Principal;Sep/Oct2009, Vol. 89 Issue 1, p68
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
59375716

 

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