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ERIC Number: EJ1152761
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2017-Sep
Pages: 4
Abstractor: As Provided
ISSN: ISSN-0013-1784
Family Values: An Immigrant Teacher's Story
Kayser, Abigail Akosua
Educational Leadership, v75 n1 p76-79 Sep 2017
When Abigail Akosua Kayser and her parents emigrated from Ghana to the United States, her family received a less-than-warm welcome at the high school she attended as a student. Kayser later became an educator with the goal of making her classroom a safe and welcoming place for immigrant students and their families. In this article, she shares her family's story and her recommendations for how schools can better partner with immigrant families.
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: Ghana; Virginia
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