Benefits of Parent Involvement

  • When parents get involved in their child’s education, everyone benefits.  Being involved helps:

    Children

    There are many ways that children benefit when parents participate in their education. 

    Studies show that they are more likely to:

    • Perform better on standardized test
    • Get better grades
    • Have good attendance
    • Feel better about themselves and about school
    • Take challenging classes
    • Behave better at school and at home
    • Have good social skills
    • Continue their education after high school

    Teachers

    When parents are involved, teachers may:

    • Feel more supported
    • Be more satisfied
    • Communicate and work better with students, parents and families

    Parents

    Parents also get rewards from being involved in their child’s education.

    6 TYPES OF INVOLVEMENT

    1. Parenting

    2. Communicating

    3. Volunteering

    4. Learning at Home

    5. Decision Making

    6. Collaborating with the Community