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Parental Involvement Research
All Minnesota Parent Center materials are based on current research on family involvement, including the work of Dr. Joyce Epstein at Johns Hopkins University.
Additional Reading: Books and Other Resources
Epstein, J. (2002). School, Family, and Community Partnerships: Your Handbook for Action. Thousand Oaks, CA. Corwin Press, Inc.
Henderson, A. et. al. (2007). Beyond the Bake Sale: The Essential Guide to Family-School Partnerships. The New Press: New York.
Henderson, A. (2002). A New Wave of Evidence: The Impact of School, Family, and Community Connections on Student Achievement. Austin, TX. Southwest Educational Development Laboratory