TITLE

Engagement Ideas for Disengaged Parents

AUTHOR(S)
WHERRY, JOHN H.
PUB. DATE
March 2010
SOURCE
Principal;Mar/Apr2010, Vol. 89 Issue 4, p66
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses difficulties in engaging busy and overwhelmed parents in their children's school and presents suggestions for overcoming them. These include providing food and child care at meetings and having fewer but high-quality family events, such as performances and nights devoted to literacy, mathematics or science. It recommends giving parents the state standards and materials to work on at home.
ACCESSION #
48003341

 

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