ERIC Number: EJ542275
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1996
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Involving Families in Change: Challenges and Opportunities.
Friesen, Barbara J.; Osher, Trina W.
Special Services in the Schools, v11 n1-2 p187-207 1996
Outlines issues concerning families of children with severe behavioral and emotional disorders in a time of school reform. Reviews family participation in education and system change and enumerates principles of family participation. Discusses families' expanded roles and opportunities ranging from the individual student/family level up to the national level. (RJM)
Descriptors: Adolescents, Behavior Disorders, Children, Educational Environment, Educational Innovation, Elementary Secondary Education, Emotional Disturbances, Family Involvement, Family School Relationship, Integrated Services, Mental Health, Models, Parent School Relationship, School Activities, School Support
Publication Type: Reports - Evaluative; Journal Articles
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