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Title:  Statistics in Brief: Parents and Schools: Partners in Student Learning
Description: This report presents data from Survey on Family and School Partnerships in Public Schools, K-8 which was conducted in spring 1996 through NCES' Fast Response Survey System (FRSS). The report presents data on several kinds of activities public elementary schools sponsor to encourage parent involvement, the amount of parent participation in those activities, and the extent to which parent input is considered in decisionmaking related to school issues. Keywords: parental involvement in education
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Cover Date: October 1996
Web Release: October 8, 1996
Print Release: October 8, 1996
Publication #: NCES 96913
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Center/Program: NCES
Authors: Nancy Carey and Elizabeth Farris, Westat, Inc.
Type of Product: Statistics in Brief
Survey/Program Areas: Fast Response Survey System (FRSS)
Questions: For questions about the content of this Statistics in Brief, please contact:
Shelley K. Burns.
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