This summer I bought a very good book on the 7 Habits of Highly Effective Teens and a workbook by Sean Covey. Later, I discovered that at our school, Russell McDowell Intermediate, our principal, Mrs. Heather Aldrich, had already started a Leadership Program.
Family Engagement is the kindred key that unlocks the dawning door to higher quality education for our trusting children. Making certain our children receive it, is ultimately the parents'/guardians' responsibility. We choose various vehicles based upon our beliefs and circumstances to accomplish that. Whether we choose the vehicle of public education, private education or homeschooling, we can not send our child through either of those doors and throw away the key.