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Raising the next generation is a shared responsibility. When families, communities and schools work together, students are more successful and the entire community benefits.

Check out the resources supporting the framework for building greater support and capacity in schools, homes and communities, so ALL students have the chance to succeed.

Barriers to Parent-School Involvement for Early Elementary Students (Redford, Huo, McQuiggan)
American Institutes for Research (AIR), January 2019

Read this research brief to learn more about the barriers to parent-school involvement as reported by parents of kindergarten, first, and second grade students. The brief begins by examining the level of parents’ involvement in activities in their children’s schools and the specific types of activities in which they participated when their children were enrolled in school. Finally the brief describes the types of barriers to participation that parents face. (posted 1.8.2020)

Parent-Teacher Conference Tip Sheets for Principals, Teachers, and Parents

A Toolkit for Title I Parental Involvement

Bibliography on Family Involvement and Adolescence 2009-2014
Harvard Family Research Project
A bibliography of research on family engagement in adolescence from the Harvard Family Research Project.

Updated January 8, 2020 12:32pm