Parent Involvement Committee
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Meeting Schedule

Meetings for the 2016-2017 School Year take place in the board room at the Guelph Board Office with refreshments at 6:45pm on Mondays.

Visit our meeting page for dates and times
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Visit our Events page for future events dates and times

Parent Involvement Committee Seeks Members

Please see the upcoming meeting dates on our home page and feel free to join us.

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Parent Involvement in the Classroom

When the school year begins in September, everything is bright and shiny. Everyone has been on vacation and is ready to get back to regular schedules. Here are some great tips for getting involved in your child’s school.

Learn how to get more involved

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Make New Families Feel Welcome

Holding out a helping hand when families first arrive at the school pays off in increased involvement and a stronger school community later on.

Read more about how to help new families

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Communication Tips for Better Involvement

How you reach out to parents can help build involvement—or it can work against your group. We'll help you get it right.

View the communication tips

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Simple Ways to Increase Your Child's Reading Comprehension

Read from a variety of children’s books, including fiction, non-fiction, fairy tales, poems, etc.

Read all six ways to enrich your child's reading experience

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The UGDSB's Parent Involvement Committee is a link between our parent communities and our school board. The PIC's mandate is to increase and encourage parent engagement in our local schools which in turn improves student achievement.