Illinois - State Models and Supports: Model Policy, Resources, Supports

Model Policies, Resources, And Supports
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State law requires state agencies to develop models and guidance to promote parent and family engagement.

Illinois Compiled Statutes 5-2-3.133. Homework assistance information for parents.

The State Board of Education shall provide information on its Internet web site regarding strategies that parents can use to assist their children in successfully completing homework assignments. The State Board of Education shall notify all school districts about this information’s availability on the State Board of Education’s Internet web site.

Illinois Compiled Statutes 5-2-3.25h. Technical assistance; State support services.

Schools, school districts, local school councils, school improvement panels, and any Independent Authority established under Section 2-3.25f-5 of this Code [105 ILCS 5/2-3.25f-5] may receive technical assistance that the State Board of Education shall make available. Such technical assistance shall include without limitation assistance in the areas of curriculum evaluation, the instructional process, student performance, school environment, staff effectiveness, school and community relations, parental involvement, resource management, leadership, data analysis processes and tools, school improvement plan guidance and feedback, information regarding scientifically based research-proven curriculum and instruction, and professional development opportunities for teachers and administrators.

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