ERIC Number: ED343035
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1990-Aug
Reference Count: N/A
Families in Education: Educating Everyone Takes Everyone.
Wisconsin State Dept. of Public Instruction, Madison.
Materials for the fourth year of the Wisconsin Families in Education program are included in this document. These materials are intended to help schools to organize more parent and community involvement programs. The material is organized into five packets. The first packet, the introductory packet, contains a discussion of the themes for the year, instructions on using the packets, and a sample information release. The theme of the second packet, targeted to the first quarter, is family and cultural diversity. Topics include educating language-minority children, reaching the single parent, and American Education Week Activities. The theme of the third packet, targeted to the second quarter, is volunteerism and community service. Topics include how to start a volunteer program and the best parent involvement ideas. The theme of the fourth packet, targeted to the third quarter, is parents as learners. Topics include immunization update and helping children to learn study skills. The theme of the fifth packet, targeted to the fourth quarter, is children in need. Topics include how parents can help young children to learn study skills, alcohol and drug abuse, characteristics of teenage cults, and working with families who live in poverty. Each packet includes a logo page of related clip art. (ABL)
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Wisconsin State Dept. of Public Instruction, Madison.
Identifiers - Location: Wisconsin