Helping Your Child Feel Connected to School: Information for Parents and Families

Reviews the importance of school connectedness to student health and behavioral outcomes and suggests actions parents and families can take to increase their child's connectedness to school. includes fourteen action steps that parents can take along with a list of additional resources.

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