Domestic Public Policy

Linking Information and Families Together: A Randomized Trial to Improve Parental Engagement and Student Outcomes

Grant Year: 2016


Peter Bergman will undertake an experimental evaluation of a program that uses technology to provide information from teacher grade books directly to parents via regular automatic phone calls, in an effort to increase parental engagement in their children’s educational progress. The project’s findings will appear in a report.

Columbia University Domestic Public Policy

$42,894