Parent Engagement Video

Parents and caregivers are arguably the most important stakeholders in a child’s educational success. With nearly 1.3 million students dropping out of high school each year, the Annie E. Casey Foundation and America’s Promise Alliance developed a Parent Engagement toolkit to engage parents in dropout prevention and development strategies to ensure the success of all children. The following video gives an overview of the importance of parent engagement to a child's success in school, including an overview of the 4A Framework (Attendance Every Day, Achievement Every Year, Attainment Over Time, Advocacy For All).