The legislature recognizes the unique and lifelong learning and development process of all human beings. The legislature is committed to the goal of maximizing the individual growth potential of all learners. The purposes of the Family Connections Act are:
(1) to offer family connections programs which emphasize learning and development based on learner outcomes;
(2) to recognize and utilize the unique skills that teachers, students, family, and the community have in both the teaching process and the learning and development process; and
(3) to provide an opportunity for maximum use of teachers, principals, and counselors.