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Parent/Community Engagement ( vs. Involvement)

Having a Parent Night and getting parents involved with the education of their children is one thing. But to keep them engaged is another.  So often, schools feel that they simply don't have time to be more effective working with parents.  Here's an article that helps!  

It's written by Larry Ferlazzo of the Teacher Leaders Network. He opts for engagement with families and communities which build a lasting resilience for development. Want to carry on the conversation? Do it here in our Discussion Forums ( free membership required)

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