ERIC Number: EJ668483
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2003
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Kayla, Carmela, Valencia, Franklin, and Trey: Case Studies in African-American School Success and Parenting Behaviors. Rural, Urban and Minority Education.
Murphy, Jean C.
Journal of Early Education and Family Review, v10 n3 p33-45 Jan-Feb 2003
This article presents case studies of five African American students who have excelled academically during their elementary school years, illustrating the important role of African American parents in providing the type of social environment requisite for school success at the primary school level. Maintains that African American children's achievement is the result of cultural values and behaviors of parents and family that support and advance their children's academic success. (Author/KB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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