ERIC Number: ED402005
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1996
Reference Count: N/A
Families, Communities, Schools--Learning Together. Spring 1996.
Landsverk, Ruth Anne
This compiltation of articles provides ideas and solutions for creating and improving family, community, and school partnerships. A broad variety of topics are covered in the 20 articles of this issue, including: (1) ideas to help parents improve the thinking skill of their children; (2) four models of parent involvement developed by the Superior School district; (3) partnerships essential to meeting the national education goals of 2000; (4) questions to help in evaluation of parent groups; (5) the presidential election as an opportunity for learning; (6) what parents should know about middle school athletics; (7) after-school learning; (8) ways to help children feel good about themselves; (9) setting goals for the school year with students and parents; (10) learning how to respect animals; (11) strategies to involve hard-to-reach parents; (12) parent advocates; (13) the Partnership-2000 Network; (14) the resilient student; (15) resiliency and student success; (16) improvement of student assessment; (17) ideas for healthy eating; and (18) review of a book on how to talk so kids can learn at home and in school. Contains a project directory of family-community-school partnerships. (AA)
Descriptors: Academic Achievement, Child Development, Community Programs, Intermediate Grades, Junior High Schools, Middle Schools, Parent Attitudes, Parent Child Relationship, Parent Participation, Parent Role, Parent School Relationship, Parents, School Community Relationship, Self Esteem, Student Attitudes, Student Evaluation, Teacher Attitudes
Families in Education Program, Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction, 125 South Webster Street, P.O. Box 7841, Madison, WI 53707-7841 (Bulletin No. 96280).
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom; Collected Works - Serials
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Wisconsin State Dept. of Public Instruction, Madison.
Identifiers - Location: Wisconsin