ERIC Number: EJ610247
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2000
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Responding to Cultural and Linguistic Differences in the Beliefs and Practices of Families with Young Children.
Okagaki, Lynn; Diamond, Karen E.
Young Children, v55 n3 p74-80 May 2000
Provides illustrations of the ways in which cultural differences in parents' beliefs and practices may affect children's adjustment to early childhood settings. Makes suggestions for working with young children who bridge two cultures as they make the transition between home and the early childhood classroom. (TJQ)
Descriptors: Beliefs, Caregiver Role, Child Rearing, Cultural Awareness, Cultural Differences, Cultural Influences, Cultural Interrelationships, Diversity (Student), Early Childhood Education, English (Second Language), Intercultural Communication, Literature Reviews, Parent Attitudes, Parent Child Relationship, Parent Role, Teacher Role
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles
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