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Parent involvement in education has proven to be a key factor in the success children achieve in school. But not every parent knows how to be involved and not every teacher or school administrator knows how to encourage participation from families. Connecting the dots of communication between home and school has become an important focus for the West Virginia Department of Education, Office of Special Programs.

* More information about the PERC project here

Other Important Links

* Hand In Hand With Special Education; A Guide For Parents

* Links to Other Agencies

* Procedural Safeguards

* Parents' Rights in Special Education - Power Point Presentation

* Policy 2419

* PERC Directory

* Parent and Education Web Site

Contact Information
Betsy Peterson
Phone: 304-558-2696
Phone: 800-642-8541 ext. 53272
Email: bpeterso@access.k12.wv.us



Office of Special Programs
Building 6, Rm 304
1900 Kanawha Blvd
Charleston, WV 25305
Phone: 304-558-2696
Fax: 304-558-3741