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New technology gives parents view of school day

Digital parent engagement platforms, in the form of mobile applications or websites, are facilitating dialogues between parents and administrators and giving parents the chance to track their children’s progress without having to schedule a parent-teacher conference.

Foxborough (Mass.) P.S. to Host Parent Technology Night

In an effort to provide parents with an understanding of how technology is being used in today's classroom, the Foxborough (Mass.) School District is hosting its second annual Parent Technology Night on Wednesday, Feb. 6 at Foxborough High School from 6:30 to 8 p.m.

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Rochester (N.Y.) City School District Campaign Hopes to Help Dads Make a Difference

The reasons men sometimes shy away from getting involved with their children’s schools are many and varied.

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Shaping a Culture That Includes Every Family

Create a strategic and systemic approach to family engagement to improve student achievement.
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Drowning Victim's Family Files $15M Claim Against School District

The family of a boy who drowned during swim class has filed a $15 million claim against the Wenatchee (Wash.) School District. 

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