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ERIC Number: EJ635786
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2001
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ISSN: ISSN-0044-0728
Parent Involvement: It's Worth the Effort.
Eldridge, Deborah
Young Children, v56 n4 p65-69 Jul 2001
Identifies benefits of family involvement in the early childhood classroom for the child, parents, and teacher. Describes barriers to parent involvement: parent availability, parent and teacher awkwardness, schedule conflicts, and school resistance to full parent inclusion. Provides six principles for involving parents in their children's schooling, including a welcoming classroom climate and sensitivity to parent diversity and availability. (KB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Language: English
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