Family Engagement Month - November


“Families and Schools –

Perfect Partners for Student Success”

Governor Ralph S. Northam, Superintendent of Public Instruction

Dr. James F. Lane, and the Virginia Department of Education recognize

November 2019 as Family Engagement Month

In the Commonwealth of Virginia.

The importance of parental engagement in schools is well documented. Over 30 years of research shows that one of the most effective ways to increase student achievement is for parents to be actively involved in the education of their children.

November 2019 is Family Engagement Month in Schools

The Virginia Department of Education is committed to improving parent and family involvement for all students including students with disabilities. We believe that families and schools are perfect partners for student success.

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