ERIC Number: ED458833
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 2001
You Can Talk to Your Child's School. [Videotape].
Minnesota State Dept. of Children, Families, and Learning, St. Paul.
This instructional video is designed for schools, teachers, and community groups as a tool for encouraging refugee and immigrant parents to communicate with their children's school. The video focuses on the willingness of school personnel to meet with parents to discuss their child's education needs. The video includes sample conversations between parents and school staff. (Adjunct ERIC Clearinghouse for ESL Literacy Education) (KFT)
Descriptors: Amharic, Cultural Education, Elementary Secondary Education, English, English (Second Language), Family School Relationship, Hmong, Immigrants, Parent Role, Refugees, Russian, Somali, Spanish, Uncommonly Taught Languages
Minnesota Bookstore, 117 University Avenue, Room 110A, St. Paul, MN 55155 (13-minute videotape, in color with subtitles, Stock no. 4-1, $2). Tel: 800-657-3757 (Toll Free); Fax: 651-215-5733; Web: http://www.minnesotabookstore.com.
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom; Non-Print Media
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Community; Practitioners; Teachers
Authoring Institution: Minnesota State Dept. of Children, Families, and Learning, St. Paul.
Note: Available in Amharic, Hmong, Russian, Somali, and Spanish.