parental involvement contracts en TN Governor Signs Parental Involvement Legislation <p>Tennessee Governor Bill Haslam has signed into law a proposal encouraging school districts to develop parental involvement contracts with students&#39; parents.&nbsp; Under the proposal, parents would agree to, at a minimum, review their student&#39;s homework and offer assistance when needed, sign report cards, ensure that their student is not truant.&nbsp; They must also attend school functions, and make every effort to attend parent-teacher conferences.&nbsp; According to the National Conference of State Legislatures, the law is similar to a proposal Michigan passed in 2001.&nbsp; Anothe Wed, 18 Apr 2012 12:52:14 +0000 Todd Hatton & The Associated Press 17671 at TN Governor Signs Parental Involvement Legislation