ERIC Number: ED353034
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1991-Oct
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A Model Parent Involvement Initiative.
Lovelady, Ivy H.
This report outlines the Mississippi Quality Education Project (QEP), a program that provides intensive training to parents, teachers, and school administrators for the purpose of improving the nature and quality of home-to-school communications, and with the ultimate objective of improving students' academic achievement. The report includes a list of project goals, a description of the project, a list of services provided to the school district, a list of key components, sample two-way pledges (a principal-teacher pledge and a parent-school pledge), data on parent involvement in the QEP project, and various forms and related materials. A summary and lengthy abstract are appended. (MM)
Descriptors: Academic Achievement, Administrators, Communication Skills, Educational Improvement, Elementary Education, Elementary School Teachers, Inservice Teacher Education, Management Development, Newsletters, Parent Education, Parent Participation, Parent School Relationship, Parent Teacher Conferences, Principals
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Speeches/Meeting Papers
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