ERIC Number: EJ589416
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1999
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Latina Parent Involvement: The Role of Maternal Acculturation and Education.
Moreno, Robert P.; Lopez, Jose A.
School Community Journal, v9 n1 p83-101 Spr-Sum 1999
Examines 158 Latina mothers' acculturation and educational levels with respect to various sociocultural, personal, and contextual factors related to parental involvement. Although less acculturated Latinas reported less knowledge about school activities and more barriers to involvement, they evinced higher perceived efficacy regarding parental involvement, educational expectations, and spousal support. (59 references) (MLH)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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