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Engaging parents, community to map student success in South King County

Students participating in an initiative to boost student achievement were most successful when schools and communities found creative and culturally responsive ways of engaging parents. The object of the project is to go beyond traditional involvement such as parent-teacher conferences and associations and school open houses to offer parents more relevant ways to help their children succeed.
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