This 2002 White
Paper details research on home-school communication for the purpose
of identifying specific steps that local schools might take to 1) increase
the effectiveness family-school communication, and 2) realize the benefits
of increased family involvement for students’ educational outcomes. The
report is available in pdf format. Single copies may be downloaded
and printed for the reader's personal research and study.
More currently, after each of the four studies included in our recent research
project, we prepared reports for participating schools. Our intention was
to provide helpful information on study results and a useful resource for
schools in developing more effective parental involvement.
One such report, School
Report 1, may be downloaded and printed for the reader's personal research
and study. It is produced in word format.
Please contact us if you have difficulty obtaining this document from
our site, at