The Relationship Between Parental Involvement and Urban Secondary School Student Academic Achievement

  title={The Relationship Between Parental Involvement and Urban Secondary School Student Academic Achievement},
  author={William H. Jeynes},
  journal={Urban Education},
  pages={110 - 82}
  • W. Jeynes
  • Published 2007
  • Psychology
  • Urban Education
A meta-analysis is undertaken, including 52 studies, to determine the influence of parental involvement on the educational outcomes of urban secondary school children. Statistical analyses are done to determine the overall impact of parental involvement as well as specific components of parental involvement. Four different measures of educational outcomes are used. These measures include an overall measure of all components of academic achievement combined, grades, standardized tests, and other… Expand

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