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ERIC Number: EJ310961
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1984
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The Role of Parent Participation.
Fruchter, Norm
Social Policy, v15 n2 p32-36 Fall 1984
Discusses the barriers to effective parental participation in schools: (1) economic survival pressures; (2) control of participatory structures by school personnel; (3) cultural distance between school and community; (4) parental uncertainty about responsibility for failure; and (5) parental lack of clarity about improvement. Also discusses mechanisms for surmounting these barriers with reference to Ron Edmonds's school effectiveness factors. (RDN)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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Language: English
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Note: Theme issue with title "School Effectiveness."