Family & Community Engagement (Standard V)

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Engagement Quizzes & Trivia

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Which of the following is true of the School Improvement Planning Process (TSIPP):
    • A. 

      Parents are involved in the joint development of the plan.

    • B. 

      Parents may submit comments if they are not satisfied with the plan.

    • C. 

      The plan must include strategies to increase effective parental involvement and engagement.

    • D. 

      A & C

    • E. 

      All of the above

  • 2. 
    Knox County schools parent inclusion practices . . .
    • A. 

      Allow parents to attend ALL school decision-making opportunities.

    • B. 

      Allow parents to participate in planning processes, but not in final decision-making processes.

    • C. 

      Include parents in decision-making opportunities not subject to student privacy.

    • D. 

      A and B

    • E. 

      All of the above.

  • 3. 
    Which of the following is an expectation of Knox County Schools:
    • A. 

      It is the parents' responsibility to seek and participate in parent leadership training opportunities.

    • B. 

      Schools support and assist in communicating to families district and community sponsored parent leadership training opportunities.

    • C. 

      Schools are primarily responsible for providing parent leadership training opportunities.

    • D. 

      A and B

    • E. 

      All of the above.

  • 4. 
    Which of the folllowing committee/team organizational structures would best ensure the voice of parents' is strengthened with regard to decisions that affect their children?
    • A. 

      The principal alone decides if a school will have a PTO, PTA or other power-sharing committees/teams.

    • B. 

      The power sharing committee/team is primarily composed of and operated by parents who reflect the schools' students and families.

    • C. 

      School staff primarily make up and govern PTA/PTO/PTSA and other power sharing committees/teams.

    • D. 

      The school and parents share power on committees/teams on an alternating basis.

  • 5. 
    Which of the following statements are accurate about the Knox County Schools Family and Community Engagement District Advisory Council (DAC)?
    • A. 

      It is most desirable that DAC representatives are elected by the parents/families of each school.

    • B. 

      It is the primary role of the DAC representative to represent the parents/families of he designated school during DAC meetings.

    • C. 

      Only PTA and PTO members are permitted to vote for a schools' parent representative.

    • D. 

      When possible, schools should schedule school events around District Advisory Council meetings to help ensure DAC meeting representation.

    • E. 

      A, B, and D

    • F. 

      All of the above.

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