ERIC Number: ED345916
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1992
Reference Count: N/A
Promising Practices for Home/School Partnerships.
Salerno, Anne; Fink, Mary
This report contains profiles of 18 innovative and successful parent involvement programs for migrant families. The programs were selected based on recommendations from State Directors of Migrant Education and migrant educators and on a search of the ERIC database. Each profile includes sponsoring institution or agency, program format, program components, special features, description of services, eligibility requirements, method of identification or recruitment, funding source(s), and contract person. The programs are: Brevard County (Florida) Parental Involvement Program; Coalition of Florida Farmworker Organizations, Inc. and Redlands Christian Migrant Association; Cooperative Communication between Home and School (New York); Dysart Migrant Head Start/Preschool Program (Arizona); East Coast Migrant Head Start Project (Florida); ESL Teen Parent Program (Oregon); Family Math/Matematica para la Familia (California); Home School Partnership Training and Wonder Years (California); La Familia Unida (Arizona); Life Management Skills Parent Retreat (Texas); four Migrant Education Even Start programs (Louisiana, New York, Oregon, and Texas-Michigan-Washington); Parent Empowerment Sessions (Massachusetts); Parents as Trainers (New York); Title VII Bilingual Early Childhood Project (Alaska); and Vermont Summer Program. Also included are definitions and a chart of program features. (SV)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Reference Materials - Directories/Catalogs
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Elementary and Secondary Education (ED), Washington, DC. Migrant Education Programs.
Authoring Institution: BOCES Geneseo Migrant Center, Geneseo, NY.