ERIC Number: EJ479945
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1994
Family Involvement: An Empowerment Perspective.
Swick, Kevin J.
Dimensions of Early Childhood, v22 n2 p10-13 Win 1994
Proposes a new model of family involvement in early childhood education that empowers families as lifelong learners. Strategies that empower families include advocating for family-centered communities; developing relevant parent education; promoting developmentally appropriate programs; providing success-oriented learning experiences and meaningful learning activities; and maintaining high expectations of children. (BB)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A