The board of education recognizes the value of family engagement in a child's academic success and believes that the education of children is an ongoing cooperative partnership between the home and the school. Parents and other family members are their children's first teachers; therefore, the continued involvement of parents and family members in the educational process is most important in fostering and improving educational achievement. School system officials shall strive to support parents and provide parents and family members with meaningful opportunities to become involved in the programs offered by the Title I schools.
Definition of Parental Involvement
For the purposes of this policy and the Title I program, the term "parental involvement" means the participation of parents and guardians in regular, two-way, and meaningful communication.
What is Title I?
School Wide Programs