Are High Schools Sending Parents a Double Message?

When I attended the middle school back-to-school night last week, I felt like there was something bothering me, but I couldn't put my finger on it. Was it the 95 degree heat? Was it the 47,000 papers I was supposed to take with me now that our school is paper-free? Was it the mwa-mwah-mw-mwa-mwa-mwahhh quality of the PA system? No. It was none of those things. But on the drive home, I figured it out. It was the double message that we parents are subjected to when it comes to parental involvement in our children's education....more
I really like this article.  I'm a teacher, but elementary -not high school - and it's ...more