I suppose the examination of where parents best fit in terms of involvement in education and schools will always continue – as will the debate about it. Larry Ferlazzo recently linked an interesting post to his blog. Its title was blunt and bold regarding a question about parents: Assets or Liabilities? Please read Larry’s commentary and further information on his post.
Since reading the post, I have been monitoring the comments on it. It certainly got some reaction and response. There are some good insights shared there, including some dialogue about summer learning loss.
I particularly liked a comment added by Diana Senechal: