ERIC Number: ED414424
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1996
Reference Count: N/A
Getting Parents Involved in School-to-Work. A Resource Guide.
Florida State Dept. of Education, Tallahassee. Div. of Applied Tech., Adult, and Community Education.; Florida State Dept. of Labor and Employment Security, Tallahassee.
This document contains resources related to parent involvement in the school-to-work initiative from elementary school through high school and beyond. The first section contains reprints of the following five articles and documents: "Family Matters...in School-to-Work Transition" (Wendy L. Way, Marilyn R. Rossman); "Learning to Work: How Parents Nurture the Transition from School-to-Work" (Wendy L. Way, Marilyn R. Rossman); "Parent Guide: How to Prepare Your Children for Work" (Wendy Schwartz); "Parent Involvement in School-to-Work" (National School-to-Work Learning and Information Center); and "Parents and the School-to-Work Transition of Special Needs Youth" (Bettina A. Lankard). The guide also contains an annotated bibliography listing 25 print and videotape materials. Each listing provides information on author, series if applicable, format, content, and availability. Materials for inclusion in the bibliography were selected from a search of the ERIC (Educational Resources Information Center) database on DIALOG, World Wide Web, and the Florida School-to-Work Clearinghouse databases. Lists of 44 national organizations, 6 Florida organizations, and 9 organizations in other states with relevant resources also are included.
Descriptors: Citations (References), Education Work Relationship, Educational Resources, Elementary Secondary Education, Parent Influence, Parent Participation, Parent Role, Parent School Relationship, Partnerships in Education, Postsecondary Education, Special Education, Special Needs Students
Florida Department of Education, Division of Workforce Development Bureau of Special Projects and Grants Development, 644, Turlington Building, Tallahassee, FL 32399 (order no. GE 363 BK 96).
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Teachers
Authoring Institution: Florida State Dept. of Education, Tallahassee. Div. of Applied Tech., Adult, and Community Education.; Florida State Dept. of Labor and Employment Security, Tallahassee.
Identifiers - Location: Florida