Watch D.O.G.S., or Dads of Great Students, helps get fathers into schools to be positive influences.
As a program of the National Center for Fathering, we have more than 5,348 registered schools in 47 states that participate in the WATCH D.O.G.S. program, in addition to participation in China, Canada, Mexico, Puerto Rico and Barbados.
Who are WatchDOGS? Fathers, grandfathers, step-fathers, uncles, and other father figures who volunteer to serve at least one day a year in a variety of school activities as assigned by the school principal or other administrator.
During 2003, WATCH D.O.G.S. conducted a survey of 50 participating schools nationwide. Key findings:
For additional questions or comments, please email OES WatchDOGS at
For more detailed information, please visit these websites: