think that you alone cannot do much to improve your school, you are
probably right. Youre more likely to get what you want for your
child if you work with other parents.
If you are in a school that is not parent-friendly, this is how you
might be perceived.
= A fruitcake
2 people = A fruitcake and a friend
3 people = Troublemakers
5 people = Lets have a meeting
10 people = Wed better listen
25 people = Our dear friends
50 people = A powerful organization
If you collaborate with other parents and organizations, you can make
a difference. There is strength and power in numbers.
Source: 12 Things Parents
(and Teachers) Need to Know About and Expect From Your
Schools - and Yourself. (Originally from Parent