ERIC Number: EJ604037
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2000
Reference Count: 0
Empowering Families in Hands-on Science Programs.
Shymansky, James A.; Yore, Larry D.; Hand, Brian M.
School Science and Mathematics, v100 n1 p48-56 Jan 2000
Reports on the attempt of a project called "Science: Parents, Activities, and Literature" to get parents productively involved in their children's hands-on science program. Illustrates that (a) parents will become involved and they find their involvement a positive experience; (b) teachers appreciate parents' contributions as an instructional resource; and (c) students perceive the increased parental involvement positively. (Contains 24 references.) (Author/ASK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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