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ERIC Number: EJ552807
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1997
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ISSN: ISSN-0009-3920
Head Start Parents' Beliefs about Their Children's Abilities, Task Values, and Performances on Different Activities.
Galper, Alice; Wigfield, Allan; Seefeldt, Carol
Child Development, v68 n5 p897-907 Oct 1997
Assessed parents' beliefs about former Head Start children's abilities and values in academics, sports, and social skills during their kindergarten year. Found that there were ethnic differences in parents' beliefs about children's abilities and future prospects in different areas. Parents' beliefs related to children's attitudes toward school and to their performance on mathematics and reading achievement tests. (Author)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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