State law requires districts to adopt plans, policies, or strategies to engage parents and families in the educational process.
Parent and Family Engagement: Title 1 Local Education Agency and School Parent and Family Engagement Policy Checklist
All Local Education Agencies (LEA) receiving Title I funds are required under Section 1116 of the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA) to develop a written Parent and Family Engagement Policy for the LEA.
Pennsylvania Unconsolidated Statutes 2016 Act 86. Section 510.2. Publication of Rules Regulations and Policies.
The board of school directors of a school district shall post on its publicly accessible Internet website the following rules, regulations and policies to the extent that they are required to be adopted by the school district under Federal or State law:
- (5) The following relating to community:
- (iii) Parental involvement policy for parents and guardians of students participating pursuant to section 1118 of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 (Public Law 89-10, 20 U.S.C § 6318).
Title I Local Education Agency and School Parent and Family Engagement Policy Checklist
The checklist of required components for family engagement plans