Parent Involvement in Reading
- Back to School Tools. Equality, Family // Bay Windows;8/1/2013, Vol. 31 Issue 34, p8
The article offers suggestions on parents' participation in school activities, which include talking about the LGBT parents, volunteering in classroom and participating in school policies.
- Classroom Helper at Large. // Scholastic Parent & Child;Aug/Sep2012, p24
The article offers suggestions on helping a child in school work.
- Involving Families in School Events. Barrera, John M.; Warner, Laverne // Kappa Delta Pi Record;Winter2006, Vol. 42 Issue 2, p72
The article discusses how to have a successful family programs at school. There are a lot of benefits from parent and family involvement in educational settings. It outlines three components that are essential to successful programs that involve families in an educational setting. An effective...
- Teachers urge parental help. Monteverde, Daniel // New Orleans CityBusiness (1994 to 2008);8/15/2005, Vol. 26 Issue 5, p12A
Reports on New Orleans, Louisiana teachers' efforts to encourage parents to get more involve in their children's education. Importance of communication on parents' involvement in children's education; Advantages gained by students whose parents are involve in their education; Ways by which...
- On Parents and Schools. // Education Week;12/11/2013, Vol. 33 Issue 14, p31
The article presents information on an introduction to an article regarding parent participation in kindergarten through twelfth grade (K-12) education in the U.S., located at www.edweek.org/ew/parents.
- Strategies for engaging parents in home support of reading acguisition. Darling, Sharon // Reading Teacher;Feb2005, Vol. 58 Issue 5, p476
Discusses the strategies teachers can share with parents to help them support reading instruction. Key areas of reading instruction identified by the National Reading Panel for children from kindergarten to grade 3; Importance of phonemic awareness for children; Ways to develop fluency at home...
- Parents and Teachers: Talking With or Past One Another-or Not Talking at All? Risko, Victoria J.; Walker-Dalhouse, Doris // Reading Teacher;Feb2009, Vol. 62 Issue 5, p442
No abstract available.
- School-to-Home Notebooks. Davern, Linda // Teaching Exceptional Children;May/Jun2004, Vol. 36 Issue 5, p22
Suggests ways for better home-school communication. Advise from parents on how school personnel and administrators can build successful partnerships with families; Need for communication; Provision of an awareness of what happened in the child's day; Contribution of information from home to...
- What Are Parents For? // America;8/15/1925, Vol. 33 Issue 18, p426
The author reflects on the role of parents in the education of their children. He notes that school authorities would like to see more parents take a more intelligent interest in their children other than merely providing for their enrollment in school. He offers that parents should cooperate...