ERIC Number: ED489813
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2004-Oct
PLAINTalk. Volume 9, Number 4
Thomas, Alice, Ed.
Center for Development and Learning
This issue of the quarterly newsletter, "PLAINTalk," is the third in a four part series, reprinting chapters from Sharon and Craig Ramey's book, "Going to School." This issue presents practical and useful techniques for parents covering the following topics: (1) What Is "Parent Involvement"?; (2) The Right Balance of "Parent Involvement"; (3) Why Is "Parent Involvement" So Important?; (4) How to Monitor the Quality of Your Child's Education and School Experience; (5) The Many Ways Parents Can (and Should) Support Schools; and (6) Formal Parent Organizations: What You Need to Know and Do. (For Volume 9, Issue 3 of "PLAINTalk," see ED489812.) [This newsletter is produced by the Center for Development and Learning.]
Descriptors: Parent School Relationship, Parent Participation, Educational Quality, Parent Role, Parent Influence, Parent Teacher Cooperation, Guidelines, Parent Associations
Center for Development and Learning, 208 South Tyler Street, Covington, LA 70433. Tel: 985-893-7777; Fax: 985-893-5443; e-mail: email@example.com.
Publication Type: Collected Works - Serial; Guides - General; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: Elementary Secondary Education
Authoring Institution: N/A