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ERIC Number: EJ624198
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2001
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ISSN: ISSN-1082-4669
Finding Ways In: Community-based Perspectives on Southeast Asian Family Involvement with Schools in a New England State.
Collignon, Francine F.; Men, Makna; Tan Serei
Journal of Education for Students Placed at Risk, v6 n1-2 p27-44 2001
Examined barriers to participation of Southeast Asian families in their children's education. Data from community focus groups, writings from a career ladder project, and a summer academy indicated that Southeast Asians had insufficient knowledge of the American educational system. There were low expectations for Southeast Asians and insufficient attention to issues of language proficiency and cultural competency in service provision. (SM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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