ERIC Number: EJ565875
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1996
Reference Count: 0
Family Focus for School Success: An Early Intervention Program for Language Minority Children At Risk.
Lesar, Sharon; Espinosa, Linda; Diaz, Rafael
Journal of At-Risk Issues, v3 n1 p19-28 Sum-Fall 1996
Describes the Family Focus for School Success Project, a model program that provides education and support to language minority families in poverty and their children through comprehensive early intervention for children at risk of academic failure because of their home environments. An evaluation of the first year's efforts with 69 families suggests that the program is effective. (SLD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Program supported in part by a grant from the Cowell Foundation.