Research on the outcomes of home visits, including a study that the Annenberg Institute conducted during the 2019-2020 school year, shows educators, parents and families all benefit from the relationship-building opportunity. 

Research and News

Pre-K Teachers Are Making House Calls. It’s Helping Kids Succeed. | The New York Times — April 18, 2020

Fort Worth ISD Banks on Top Teachers to Lift At-Risk Schools | KERA News — May 21, 2018

Who’s that knocking on your door? Your teacher, of course. | Star-Telegram — August 07, 2017

Elementary Teacher Goes Out Of Her Way For Her Students | By Visiting Them At Home, KERA News — November 8, 2016

Knock Knock, Teacher’s Here: The Power Of Home Visits | National Public Radio — August 26, 2015

Home Visits: Teacher Reflections about Relationships, Student Behavior, and Achievement | Issues in Teacher Education — Spring, 2012