Engaged Parents Make a Difference

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I am the mother of two teenage, African-American boys – a senior and a sophomore in public school. Being their mother is one of my greatest joys. Since their very first day of pre-school, I have been involved in their schooling experience – from PTA President, to Chair of the …


Community Foundation launches PLUS: Parent Leaders United for Students; Engaging APS parents for student and school success

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ATLANTA – July 29, 2016: The Community Foundation for Greater Atlanta announces a new pilot program dedicated to increasing parent voice in Atlanta Public Schools (APS) ultimately leading to greater student success. Parent Leaders United for Students, known as PLUS, is a grassroots parent engagement effort targeting the Carver, Douglass …