ERIC Number: ED365423
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1992
Reference Count: N/A
Guide to Parent Involvement Resources.
National Coalition for Parent Involvement in Education, Washington, DC.; Council of Chief State School Officers, Washington, DC.
Intended for parents, teachers, school administrators, and parent and community groups, this guide lists resources and services available from 34 National Coalition for Parent Involvement in Education member organizations to ensure that parents and schools are involved as equal partners in providing quality education for all children. The guide is composed of profiles of the organizations, and highlights their mission, policies, services, projects, training, studies, and publications related to parent involvement, family support, education, and community involvement in education. Contact persons are also listed. Resources provided by the organizations listed relate to: (1) family education; (2) family support services; (3) home-school communication; (4) volunteer programs; (5) home learning activities; (6) school improvement; (7) governance and advocacy; (8) parent involvement research; (9) policies; and (10) program models. Resources provided by the organizations listed also target each educational level from elementary through college, bilingual and special education, single and teen parents, low-income families, working parents, and Hispanic and African American families. (SM)
Descriptors: Community Involvement, Elementary Secondary Education, Family Involvement, Family Programs, Higher Education, Organizations (Groups), Parent Participation, Parent School Relationship, Program Descriptions, Resources
Council of Chief State School Officers, One Massachusetts Avenue, N.W., Suite 700, Washington, DC 20001-1431 ($6 plus shipping).
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Directories/Catalogs
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Coalition for Parent Involvement in Education, Washington, DC.; Council of Chief State School Officers, Washington, DC.