Research indicates that children whose fathers are active in their lives have better outcomes related to academics, behavior, and social skills.
- Father involvement in schools is associated with the higher likelihood of a student getting mostly A’s.
- Children that have a father involved in their life are two times less likely to drop out of school.
- 71% of all high school dropouts come from fatherless homes– Nine times the national average.
- Children with an involved father tend to have more self-control and tend to be less impulsive
- Children tend to have a higher self esteem and be more generous when there is father involvement.