Air Force launches campaign to thank parents
- Safe school network recruits parent volunteers to patrol... // Curriculum Review;May92, Vol. 31 Issue 9, p12
Reports on parents organizing to see to it that their children get to and from school safely. Cases of parents cooperating to ensure the safety of students; Discussion on training for the volunteers; How most parents and students view the program according to a study.
- Parent networks strengthen communities. Winter, Metta // Children Today;1994, Vol. 23 Issue 1, p12
Focuses on the Community Lifelines projects which are funded by the National Center on Child Abuse and Neglect. Comments from Frank Barry, senior extension associate in Cornell's Family Life Development Center; Community Lifelines in Elmira, New York; Parent partners and other aspects of the...
- Read-Aloud Parent Clubs: Equipping Parents to Support Emergent Literacy. Friedberg, Joan Brest; Segel, Elizabeth // Children's Literature in Education;Sep97, Vol. 28 Issue 3, p127
Discusses the history, objectives, and activities of Read-Aloud Parent Clubs in the United States. Discussion on the benefits of oral reading; Increased incidence of illiteracy; Response and feedback from the participants.
- Heritage of Army Audiology and the Road Ahead: The Army Hearing Program. McIlwain, D. Scott; Gates, Kathy; Ciliax, Donald // American Journal of Public Health;Dec2008, Vol. 98 Issue 12, p2167
Noise-induced hearing loss has been documented as early as the 16th century, when a French surgeon, Ambroise ParÃ©, wrote of the treatment of injuries sustained by firearms and described acoustic trauma in great detail. Even so, the protection of hearing would not be addressed for three more...
- Parents Raising Educational Standards in Schools. D'Agostino, Joseph A. // Human Events;10//6/2000, Vol. 56 Issue 36, p21
Provides information on the Parents Raising Educational Standards in Schools (PRESS) organization. Mission statement of the organization; Remarks from Leah Vukmir, the organization's president; Features of the PRESS' 2000 fall conference.
- STICKY SITUATION. // Scholastic News -- Edition 4;12/2/2013, Vol. 76 Issue 10, p15
The article presents a sticky situation wherein Joyce found her older sister, Karen, using the social network Facebook even if Karen is not allowed by their parents to have a Facebook account.
- What's new on SNAP's Web site. // Exceptional Parent;Sep99, Vol. 29 Issue 9, p24
Reports on the expansion of a section of a Web site of the Special Needs Advocates for Parents organization. Services and information that the site provides for several families and other organizations; Features of the expanded section of the Web site.
- What parents want from Gov. Jesse Ventura. Gardner, Marilyn // Christian Science Monitor;4/28/99, Vol. 91 Issue 106, p19
Focuses on a parent panel sponsored by the Minnesota Parenting Association and Minnesota Parent magazine to discuss issues before Minnesota Governor Jesse Ventura and Education Commissioner Christine Jax. Concerns of parents, including affordable child care, education and violence in schools;...
- PVBC to sponsor "Smart Discipline" program for parents. // Lakelander (Whitney, TX);4/2/2008, Vol. 22 Issue 14, p4
The article reports on the movements surrounding the "Smart Discipline" workshop for parents sponsored by the Prairie Valley Baptist Church on April 28, 2008 in Whitney, Texas.