The Cambrian School District stands behind the belief that all students can learn and all teachers can teach. Our Mission is high quality teaching and learning for all. We also believe that parents are our partners and a valued resource in the educational process. We invite parents to be full and active participants in the education of their children. Together we will work toward achieving our goal, “infinite possibilities for learning.”
What is parental involvement under No Child Left Behind?
Parental involvement always has been a centerpiece of Title I. However, for the first time in the history of the ESEA, it has a specific statutory definition. The statute defines parental involvement as the participation of parents in regular, two-way, and meaningful communication involving student academic learning and other school activities, including ensuring that...
Parents play an integral role in assisting their child’s learning;
Parents are encouraged to be actively involved in their child’s education at school;
Parents are full partners in their child’s education and are included, as appropriate, in decision-making and on advisory committees to assist in the education of their child; and
Other activities are carried out, such as those described in section 1118 of the ESEA (Parental Involvement) [Section 9101(32), ESEA]