The research is clear and consistent: parent, family, and community involvement in education has a positive effect on both academic performance and school improvement. Strong school-family-community partnerships foster higher educational aspirations and more motivated students.
Use the links below to find research and resources for parents and educators relating to parent involvement in public schools.
Partners for Public Education: www.partnersforpubliced.org
Parents care about public schools and understand the importance of public education.
Partners for Public Education is a group of people who care about public schools and success for students. There's no cost to join, and Partners receive news about the schools in their community and opportunities to speak up about school funding cuts and other issues. Partners also receive discounts and savings at businesses nationwide.
By joining Partners for Public Education, parents can send a message that every student in Pennsylvania deserves a world class education.