ERIC Number: EJ537020
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1996
Reference Count: 0
Minority Parental Involvement: A Mexican Mother's Experience and a Teacher's Interpretation.
Shannon, Sheila M.
Education and Urban Society, v29 n1 p71-84 Nov 1996
Presents the personal narrative of a Mexican immigrant mother who reports her dilemma and frustration when attempting to assist in her child's classroom. Highlights the obstacles mothers face when they seek to become actively involved in their children's classrooms, and challenges educators to seriously consider what is meant by parent involvement, especially when minority parents are involved. (GR)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Theme issue topic: "Latino Educational Experiences. Narratives and Critiques."