Boston Public Schools have a "Parent University" to enable parents to better interact with schools & teachers. A possible model for other regions?
Parental Engagement Proves No Easy Goal
At Title I schools, piecemeal programs and haphazard commitment make for poor quality engagement. "Margarita 'Ale' Hernandez, a coordinator at Boston's Warren-Prescott K-8 School, juggles a number of duties, which include helping students and families apply for high school, and sitting with parents …