ERIC Number: ED425935
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1998-Jun
Reference Count: N/A
Engaging Families in Mathematics and Science Education: It's Just Good Teaching.
This booklet offers teachers a variety of ideas and resources to strengthen partnerships with parents. Challenges and reasons for involving families are discussed. Several methods of communication are presented such as written, face-to-face, and technological communications; various ways of doing activities and homework with their children are offered for parents. (Contains 16 references.) (ASK)
Descriptors: Elementary Secondary Education, Family Involvement, Learning Activities, Mathematics Education, Parent Influence, Parent Participation, Parent Role, Parent School Relationship, Science Education
Northwest Regional Educational Laboratory, 101 SW Main Street, Suite 500, Portland, OR 97204-3297; Tel: 800-547-6339 (Toll Free).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Teachers
Sponsor: Office of Educational Research and Improvement (ED), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Northwest Regional Educational Lab, Portland, OR. Mathematics and Science Education Center.