64. Plan a regular time each week to talk with school
staff and educators with whom you are working.
65. Help develop volunteer job descriptions and
66. Participate in organizing and planning ways to
recognize and appreciate volunteers.
Noel, Amber; Stark, Patrick; Redford, Jeremy
National Center for Education Statistics. 53 pp.
Parent Participation, Family Involvement, Family School Relationship, Parents as
Activities to promote
Research shows that children are more likely to succeed academically and are less likely to
engage in violent behavior if their families are involved in their education. Many parents say,
however, that they feel un
Independence, MO 64952
201 N Forest Ave
Independence, MO 64050
April 25, 2016
Dear Independence school board,
There Are a few things that are wrong in our educational system. But there is one that is the
Once upon a time, enthusiasts designed a formal education system to meet the
economic demands of the industrial revolution. Fast forward to today and, with the
current global economic climate, it seems apparent that the now established education
When parents are involved in their children's education, children succeed at higher
rates. Analysis from the National Center for Family and Community Connections with
Schoolsconcluded that when schools and parents work together, students earn higher
1. Do you think parent involvement is decreasing threw out your years
Yes, for example less and less parents are coming to parent teacher conferences,
2. Do you think parent involvement is important to their kids?
Yes kids learn from parents
By: The Center for Comprehensive School Reform and Improvement
Research shows that parent involvement can improve students' behavior, attendance, and
achievement. But how can schools foster high-quality, successful pare