Helping your child succeed is the first step toward improving your school.
Read these stories from Once Upon a School, a Web site created by best-selling author Dave Eggers to encourage citizens to get involved in their local schools.
GreatSchools readers share what they'd like to see improved at their schools.
Fundraisers have moved beyond bake sales as creative parents help cash-strapped schools look for every extra dollar to boost their budgets.
What's the best way to help out at your child's school? Here are some tips on making a contribution of time and effort that really makes a difference.
Put these ideas to work to find out how your school is connecting with the community.
Volunteering your time or donating equipment can make a big difference at your school. Find out what you can offer.
Let your elected officials know where you stand on the issues that affect schools and your child's education.
Do you want to help your child's school pay for the science fair or buy playground equipment? Here's how to find and get grant money to help.
How to get the school information you need.