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ERIC Number: ED400120
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1996
Reference Count: N/A
Welcome to School: Questions Parents Might Ask.
National Parent Information Network, Urbana, IL.
Intended to foster communication among parents, teachers and school administrators, this brochure presents lists of questions parents may ask concerning school programs and policies, particularly at the beginning of the school year. Questions are organized by different levels of schooling from pre-kindergarten to high school. Pre-kindergarten questions address issues including readiness, accreditation, and transitions. Elementary questions include parent involvement, curriculum and class size issues. Questions for middle schools cover issues involving sex education, drug prevention, mentoring, counseling, and computer use. High school questions cover issues including apprenticeships, guidance and graduation procedures, and options for transitions into the work force or higher education. General questions address school policy issues including homework, testing, safety, absences, and discipline. (AMC)
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Parents; Teachers; Administrators; Practitioners
Sponsor: Office of Educational Research and Improvement (ED), Washington, DC.; National Library of Education (ED/OERI), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: National Parent Information Network, Urbana, IL.