ERIC Number: ED045222
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1970
Reference Count: 0
Community Cooperative Nursery School, Menlo Park, California: A Preschool Program Involving Mothers as Organizers, Helpers, and Decision-Makers. Model Programs--Childhood Education.
American Institutes for Research in the Behavioral Sciences, Palo Alto, CA.
This booklet discusses the Community Cooperative Nursery School, a program of preschool education for children from a wide range of socioeconomic levels. The involvement of mothers in the classroom, in special classes, and in decision-making, is an integral part of the program. Sources of more detailed information are provided for this program, specifically, and for Model Programs Childhood Education, in general. (Author/NH)
Descriptors: Nursery Schools, Pamphlets, Parent Education, Parent Participation, Parent Responsibility, Positive Reinforcement, Preschool Education, Readiness, Verbal Communication, Volunteers
Superintendent of Documents, U.S. Government Printing Office, Washington, D.C. 20402 (HE 5.220:20161, $0.15)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: National Center for Educational Communication (DHEW/OE), Washington, DC.; Office of Economic Opportunity, Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: American Institutes for Research in the Behavioral Sciences, Palo Alto, CA.
Note: Booklet is one in a series of 34 descriptive booklets on childhood education programs prepared for the White House Conference on Children, December, 1970