ERIC Number: ED432392
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1999
Reference Count: N/A
Parent Leadership and Family Involvement (Special Focus).
Wolf, Kathy Goetz, Ed.; Lalley, Jacqueline, Ed.
America's Family Support Magazine, v18 n1 Spr 1999
This "Special Focus" issue of "America's Family Support Magazine," focuses on parent leadership and family involvement. Articles pertaining to this focus include: (1) "Forging Equal Partnerships" (Ahsan); (2) "Who Best Represents the Voice of Parents?" (Foster); (3) "Parent Leadership Training Programs" (Baum); (4) "Parents as Family Support Staff" (Williams); (5) "How To Maintain Family Involvement" (Spriggs); and (6) "A Statewide Network for Parent Voices in Illinois" (Cramer). Other feature articles included in the issue are: (1) "Changing Our Community" (Cosby); (2) "Ten Years of HIPPY" (Westheimer); (3) "Libraries for Families" (Feinberg and Koser); and (4) "The Soul of the Movement" (Kinch). Regular sections of the magazine include book reviews, editorials, and descriptions of program practices. (KB)
Descriptors: Change Strategies, Family Programs, Leadership Training, Parent Education, Parent Participation, Parent Role, Parents, Periodicals
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Publication Type: Collected Works - Serials
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, Princeton, NJ.
Authoring Institution: Family Resource Coalition, Chicago, IL.