tennessee legisature http://wmot.org en Governor Signs Parent/School Invovlement Bill http://wmot.org/post/governor-signs-parentschool-invovlement-bill <p>NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) &mdash; Governor Haslam has signed into law a bill legislators hope will boost parent-student-school involvement.</p><p>Under the proposal, parents would agree to -&nbsp;at a minimum -&nbsp;help with homework, sign report cards, attend school functions, and show up for parent-teacher conferences.</p><p>A second measure advancing in the Legislature proposes so-called parent report cards. That proposal is awaiting floor votes in both chambers.</p><p>Tennessee PTA President Karen Davis is opposed to both measures.</p> Wed, 18 Apr 2012 16:26:34 +0000 Mike Osborne 9921 at http://wmot.org