Displaying items by tag: Parent Involvement at Academics

Wednesday, 17 April 2019 17:04

Parents Matter

Parents, family members and guardians are a child’s first teachers. They instill the foundational values, habits and attitudes their children need to succeed in school and in life. Schools must communicate effectively to parents the pivotal role that they play in their child’s education. Parent nights, group emails and a list of resources may increase involvement, but they do not promote engagement, and certainly do not create a partnership. Schools at all levels must foster an enduring partnership between parents, family members, guardians and educators.

Published in Projects
Wednesday, 26 June 2013 15:22

What is a FEET committee?

The Family Enhancement Team or FEET Team or Committee consists of parents, educators and community representatives.

Published in Ask Pathfinder

The school district hired a speech therapist who is a recent college graduate to work with my child. The therapist is not familiar with technology applications that my child uses or needs.  What can I do as a parent to make sure my child’s needs are met?

Published in Ask Pathfinder

 I want my spouse to be more involved in the IEP process but he is reluctant to participate. What can I do to encourage him to attend more frequently? 

Published in Ask Pathfinder
Sunday, 07 April 2013 19:05

What Chocolate Teaches

A parent and a special education teacher recently teamed up to help students understand what the word fair means. Fair does not always mean treating everyone exactly the same. Fair means 

Published in Share Your Story

A nonprofit, charitable organization founded by concerned citizens for the purpose of assisting people with mental and physical disabilities in the state of North Dakota, many of whom are not eligible for services from other agencies.

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A nonprofit, charitable organization founded by concerned citizens for the purpose of assisting people with mental and physical disabilities in the state of North Dakota, many of whom are not eligible for services from other agencies.

Published in Agency/Partner Listing

A nonprofit, charitable organization founded by concerned citizens for the purpose of assisting people with mental and physical disabilities in the state of North Dakota, many of whom are not eligible for services from other agencies.

Published in Agency/Partner Listing

A nonprofit, charitable organization founded by concerned citizens for the purpose of assisting people with mental and physical disabilities in the state of North Dakota, many of whom are not eligible for services from other agencies.

Published in Agency/Partner Listing
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