ERIC Number: ED420211
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1997
Reference Count: N/A
The Foreign-Born Parent Network, 1996-1997.
Foreign Born Network, n7-13 Sep-Oct 1996-Sum 1997
These six issues of a bimonthly newsletter for foreign-born parents of children in United States schools, contain articles on the following topics: the organization's activities; helping children become both bilingual and biliterate; the experience of bilingual parents; fostering links between home and school; the language of discipline; bilingual early childhood education; cultural and national identity; the relationship of culture and schooling; children's understanding of the cultural biology of race; code-switching; and homeschooling. Book reviews, announcements and activities of interest to parents, and an article written by a foreign-born parent are included in each issue. (MSE)
Descriptors: Bilingualism, Book Reviews, Code Switching (Language), Early Childhood Education, Elementary Secondary Education, Ethnicity, Family Influence, Home Schooling, Immigrants, Parent Attitudes, Parent Participation, Race
Alice Rasmussen, Box B, APO AP 96546 USA.
Publication Type: Collected Works - Serials
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Foreign-Born Parent Network, Arlington, VA.