Parent Involvement

Publications and Resources

A Meta-Analysis: The Relationship Between Father Involvement and Student Academic Achievement

A Meta-Analysis: The Relationship Between Father Involvement and Student Academic Achievement

A meta-analysis was undertaken, including 66 studies, to determine the relationship between father involvement and the educational outcomes of urban school children. Statistical analyses were done to determine the overall impact and specific components of father involvement Read More

Parent Involvement and General Cognitive Ability as Predictors of Domain-Specific Academic Achievement in Early Adolescence

Parent Involvement and General Cognitive Ability as Predictors of Domain-Specific Academic Achievement in Early Adolescence

Numerous studies showed that general cognitive ability (GCA) is a reliable predictor of academic achievement. In addition, parental involvement in their children’s academic development is of major importance in early adolescence. This study investigated the Read More

School Influences on Parents’ Role Beliefs

School Influences on Parents’ Role Beliefs

This study examined potential links among parents’ role beliefs for involvement and social-contextual variables contributing to its development. A sample of parents from two Title I middle schools responded to surveys assessing their perceptions of student and teacher invitations to involvement, school expectations of involvement, school climate, childhood schooling experiences Read More