HR 1821

112th CONGRESS
1st Session

H. R. 1821

To strengthen families' engagement in the education of their children.

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

May 10, 2011

Mr. PLATTS (for himself and Mrs. MCCARTHY of New York) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Education and the Workforce


A BILL

To strengthen families' engagement in the education of their children.

SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE.

SEC. 2. TABLE OF CONTENTS.

SEC. 3. FINDINGS; PURPOSE.

SEC. 4. AMENDMENT REFERENCES.

SEC. 5. FAMILY ENGAGEMENT IN EDUCATION.

`SEC. 1005. FAMILY ENGAGEMENT AND RESPONSIBILITY FUND.

`SEC. 1006. LOCAL FAMILY ENGAGEMENT CENTERS PROGRAM.

`SEC. 1007. STATE EDUCATIONAL AGENCY CAPACITY FOR FAMILY ENGAGEMENT ACTIVITIES.

SEC. 6. STATE PLANS.

SEC. 7. LOCAL EDUCATIONAL AGENCY PLANS.

SEC. 8. FAMILY ENGAGEMENT IN EDUCATION POLICY.

SEC. 9. PREVENTION AND INTERVENTION PROGRAMS FOR CHILDREN AND YOUTH WHO ARE NEGLECTED, DELINQUENT, OR AT RISK.

SEC. 10. HIGH-QUALITY TEACHERS AND PRINCIPALS.

SEC. 11. FAMILY ENGAGEMENT IN EDUCATION PROGRAMS.

`Subpart 16--Family Engagement in Education Programs

`SEC. 5561. PURPOSES.

`SEC. 5562. GRANTS AUTHORIZED.

`SEC. 5563. APPLICATIONS.

`SEC. 5564. USES OF FUNDS.

`SEC. 5565. FAMILY ENGAGEMENT IN INDIAN SCHOOLS.

`SEC. 5566. METRICS FOR FAMILY ENGAGEMENT IN EDUCATION.

SEC. 12. DEFINITIONS.

SEC. 13. CONFORMING AMENDMENTS.

SEC. 14. GOVERNMENT ACCOUNTABILITY OFFICE STUDY AND REPORT.

SEC. 15. FEDERAL COORDINATION OF FAMILY ENGAGEMENT IN EDUCATION PROGRAMMING.

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