ERIC Number: ED432407
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1998
Reference Count: N/A
Off to School: A Parent's-Eye View of the Kindergarten Year.
Based on a parent's journal maintained throughout the year, this book recounts the hopes, challenges, fears, and joys experienced by a parent during her son's year in kindergarten. Illustrating teacher-parent communication and one teacher's teaching philosophy are messages from the child's teacher, and excerpts from weekly newsletters. (KB)
Descriptors: Family School Relationship, Journal Writing, Kindergarten, Kindergarten Children, Newsletters, Parent Attitudes, Parent School Relationship, Parent Teacher Cooperation, Personal Narratives, School Readiness
National Association for the Education of Young Children, 1509 16th Street, N.W., Washington, DC 20036-1426; Tel: 800-424-2460 (Toll Free); Tel: 202-232-8777; Fax: 202-328-1846; e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org; Web site: http://www.naeyc.org (Order No. 339, $6).
Publication Type: Books
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Association for the Education of Young Children, Washington, DC.