A great way to keep parents and community engaged is to let them know what’s going on. Three easy steps for ramping up PR about your school. How to Do Your Own PR on the Cheap | Inc.com.
Given how important parents are, we perhaps shouldn’t be surprised by this headline: “Parenting More Important Than School: The Effect of Parental Involvement In Academic Achievement” but what I do find surprising is the conclusion that ‘the evidence is clear: parenting is more important than schooling for academic achievement.’ That flies in the face of too much evidence on the importance of the teacher in academic achievement. What I DO take from this infographic is a reminder that it’s the school’s responsibility to ensure the home/school partnership is a meaningful… Read more The power of the home/school partnership →