Data on American Families

NBC Parent Toolkit: State of Parenting
A survey of 803 American parents conducted by Pearson asked questions on a range of issues, including family dinners, parental involvement, the most important skills to build, quality of schools, academic standards, and more.

Pew Research Center on Social & Demographic Trends
Parenting in America: Outlook, Worries, Aspirations are Strongly Linked to Financial Situation

This article reviews and summarizes large data sets that examine how income level impacts parenting attitudes and styles and specifics about how involved parents are in their children’s education.

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