ESOL Parent Involvement Issues?

Answer School districts nationwide are struggling to get parents involved. Cultural differences and communication difficulties make the parents of ESOL (English for Speakers of Other Languages) students t... Read More »

Top Q&A For: ESOL Parent Involvement Issues

Parent Involvement Ideas?

A research compilation completed by Jeri LaBahn states that "The main benefit of parental involvement is the improved achievement of the student." Given the pressure that schools have to improve st... Read More »

Parent Involvement in the Schools?

Schools have tended to move away from keeping parents at arms-length, recognizing there are many positive benefits to parental involvement. Twenty or 30 years ago, parents visited schools occasiona... Read More »

How to Measure Parent Involvement?

Parental involvement is an integral part of a child's development and education. In most cases, the more involved a parent, the better a child's attitude and achievement. But this abstract quality ... Read More »

How to Improve Parent Involvement?

A 1997 study by the U.S. Department of Education found that kindergarten through 12th-grade children performed better academically when their fathers participated actively in school activities. Act... Read More »