Report: Parent and Family Involvement in Education: Results from the National Household Education Surveys Program of 2016

Agencies & Departments : 
Department of Education, Institute of Education Sciences, National Center for Education Statistics

This report presents findings from a 2016 study that collected data on children enrolled in public or private school for kindergarten through 12th grade or homeschooled for these grades. The survey collected information about various aspects of parent involvement in education, such as help with homework, family activities, and involvement at school. For homeschooled students, the survey asked questions related to students’ homeschooling experiences, the sources of the curriculum, and the reasons for homeschooling. Learn more.