ERIC Number: ED420555
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1996-Jul
Reference Count: N/A
Partnerships in Education: Home, School and Community Links in the Asia-Pacific Region, Report of a Regional Seminar June 17-28, 1996.
National Inst. for Educational Research, Tokyo (Japan).
This report comes from a regional seminar on Improving the Links between School, Home and Community in the Asia-Pacific Region in June 1996. Twenty-four participants from Australia, China, Indonesia, Japan, Malaysia, New Zealand, Philippines, Republic of Korea, and Thailand took part in the meeting. Country reports comprised the first two days of the seminar with plenary and group sessions included to discuss common problems, issues, and trends. Current initiatives in linking the home, school, and community were presented by country representatives with an agenda set for increasing those links. Chapters include: (1) "Introduction"; (2) "Synthesis of Country Experiences"; (3) "Possible Strategies for Improving Links between Home, School, and Community"; and (4) "Conclusion and Recommendations." Appendix 1 provides a list of participants; appendix 2 contains a list of group members; and appendix 3 has the finalized country reports. (EH)
Descriptors: Developed Nations, Developing Nations, Elementary Secondary Education, Family Environment, Family School Relationship, Foreign Countries, Partnerships in Education, School Community Relationship
National Institute for Educational Research (NIER), 6-5-22 Shimomeguro, Meguro-Ku, Tokyo, Japan, telephone: +81 3 57215074.
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization, Bangkok (Thailand). Principal Regional Office for Asia and the Pacific.
Authoring Institution: National Inst. for Educational Research, Tokyo (Japan).