ERIC Number: EJ369858
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1988
Reference Count: 0
The Home as the First Academy for Learning: A Rationale for Public Policy.
Hughes, Jerome M.
Community Education Journal, v15 n2 p5-7 Jan 1988
Reviews research on importance of the family environment in child development. Develops the following policy-oriented conclusions: (1) a fiscal policy that emphasizes early childhood in the family context would result in cost savings; (2) collaboration between the family and education specialists is necessary; and (3) provisions to bring parents and educators together should be conducted near the home. (CH)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
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