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Embracing the ‘helicopter parent’: Why parents should ignore the backlash

6.03.2020

Jenna Price - The Sidney Morning Herald, 3 March 2020.
Years ago now, one of my mates had a kid at a school with a principal who derided parental involvement. It’s not as unusual as you’d think. There are plenty of school heads and teachers whose idea of parental participation is limited to reading in the classroom during primary school.