Parent and Family Engagement
April is the Month of the Military Child
Military children encounter many challenges unique to their situation, such as having a parent deployed for long periods of time, moving frequently, changing schools, and leaving friends. There are ways to recognize and encourage them, such as, holding open discussions with students about the life of a military child; arranging special activities that show support for military children; and reaching out to the new military child in your class.
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Parent and Family Involvement Topics
Various ways are provided that will assist in building capacity for parents, families, and communities to fulfill the vision of the Secretary that every parent be a partner in learning and share in the responsibility of their child's education.