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ERIC Number: EJ635789
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2001
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ISSN: ISSN-0044-0728
Skills for Working with All Families.
Kaufman, Heidi Osgood
Young Children, v56 n4 p81-83 Jul 2001
Uses stories of families in one early childhood program to illustrate educators' challenges to communicate with families whose backgrounds are different from theirs, including low income families. Identifies strategies for supporting and involving families, including using empathy and patience to forge relationships, linking families with needed resources, using varied communication techniques, and supporting community collaboration. (KB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers; Reports - Descriptive
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Language: English
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