ERIC Number: EJ600620
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1998
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Parents' Perceptions of the Value and Nature of Their Children's and Their Own Involvement in an Upward Bound Program.
Zulli, Rebecca A.; Frierson, Henry T., Jr.; Clayton, Joyce D.
Journal of Negro Education, v67 n4 p364-72 Fall 1998
Examined parents' perceptions of the value of one college's Upward Bound program, which helped disadvantaged students prepare for college, noting beliefs about their own and their children's involvement. Parents believed that program participation significantly and positively affected their children's lives, and the program was very valuable. Parents were highly involved with the program. Positive parental outcomes related to program participation. (SM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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