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Holt, Bess Gene; Karas, Shirley C. – 1986
The purposes of this handbook are (1) to help individuals who are thinking about becoming family day care providers decide whether the profession is appropriate for themselves and their families, and (2) to present ideas for setting up and maintaining a family day care home that provides high quality service to families, a developmental learning…
Descriptors: Administrator Guides, Business Skills, Community Resources, Discipline
Bureau of Indian Affairs (Dept. of Interior), Washington, DC. Office of Indian Education Programs. – 1997
This pamphlet describes the educational rights of parents provided under provisions of the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act, including the amendments of 1997. It discusses rights in the following areas: (1) free appropriate public education; (2) prior notice to parents, including a list of the information required to be in a notice that…
Descriptors: Compliance (Legal), Disabilities, Discipline, Due Process
Marvelle, John D., Comp.; And Others – 1978
This program manual provides a series of eight two-hour sessions designed to further parents' abilities to teach and communicate with their young children and to build supportive family school relationships. Session I introduces the series and emphasizes the important role parents have as teachers of their children. In Session II an overview of…
Descriptors: Behavior Problems, Child Development, Discipline, Early Childhood Education
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Christensen, Rosemary Ackley – 1990
While criticizing misconceptions and bias about American Indian history and culture, this paper suggests that American Indians should make efforts to better the lives of their children by changing the educational process. In Minnesota, the Indian School Council in 1989 recommended that a public school district be established and controlled by…
Descriptors: American Indian Culture, American Indian Education, American Indians, Change Agents
Hallarman, Prudence R.; And Others – 1988
The need for a "systems" approach to school-based social competency training has been highlighted by a national commission and the U.S. Department of Education. The Pupil Involvement/Problem-Solving with People (PI/PSP) curriculum has adapted numerous, well-researched social compentency training models targeted for elementary classroom use.…
Descriptors: Curriculum Enrichment, Educational Environment, Elementary Education, Interpersonal Competence
Murphy, Louise H.; Murphy, Sam – 1981
The study determined the correlation among education students' perceptions of their own childhood discipline and their adult attitudes toward teaching and toward children. Data analysis indicated that those students who perceived their own childhood discipline as rigid and punitive tended to hold highly negative attitudes toward children, but did…
Descriptors: Discipline, Early Experience, Education Majors, Family Environment
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Albon, Deborah; Hellman, Anette – Ethnography and Education, 2019
Inspired initially by Elias's (1994) work on 'civilising processes', this article draws on a project in which an English and a Swedish researcher examines ethnographic data on mealtimes from two of their respective studies undertaken in early childhood settings. Despite the differing contexts, the data show a marked similarity in the way…
Descriptors: Early Childhood Education, Ethnography, Foreign Countries, Food
California Univ., Los Angeles. Center for Mental Health in Schools. – 1999
This booklet is a technical assistance sampler addressing the issues of student misbehavior, discipline problems, and behavioral initiatives. The term behavioral initiative is defined, disciplining children with disabilities is discussed, and a cautionary note concerning ignoring students' reasons for misbehavior is presented. A brief entitled…
Descriptors: Agencies, Behavior Problems, Discipline, Educational Environment
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Peleman, Brecht; Vandenbroeck, Michel; Van Avermaet, Piet – European Early Childhood Education Research Journal, 2020
Influenced by a growing number of longitudinal studies showing positive effects of preschool attendance, Early Childhood Education and Care (ECEC) is framed as a potential equaliser of opportunities, benefitting children at risk of social exclusion and children from families with a migration background. However, as research into daily interactions…
Descriptors: Early Childhood Education, At Risk Persons, Access to Education, Preschool Education
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Morgan, Paul L.; Wang, Yangyang; Woods, Adrienne D.; Mandel, Zoe; Farkas, George; Hillemeier, Marianne M. – Exceptional Children, 2019
We examined whether U.S. schools systemically discriminate when suspending or otherwise disciplining students with disabilities (SWD). Eighteen studies met inclusion criteria. We coded 147 available risk estimates from these 18 studies. Of four studies including individual-level controls for infraction reasons, over half of the available estimates…
Descriptors: Suspension, Students with Disabilities, Student Behavior, Educational Discrimination
Cherry, Florence – 1982
The project guide for 4-H leaders and teenage club members in 4-H community development projects consists of two components, a set of leader materials and a Teen Notebook. The leader materials are presented in this document and provide one preparatory unit and four experiential units of instruction on aspects of working with young children in a…
Descriptors: Adolescents, Child Caregivers, Children, Day Care Centers
Levin-Rozalis, Miri; Shafran, Naama – 2003
This followup study traced the progress of one program assisting Jewish Ethiopian immigrants to Israel and their children, the Parents Cooperative Kindergarten (PCK) in Beer-Sheva, and examined its impact 10 years after program participation. The PCK was a daily program for young children run by paraprofessional counselors, all women from the…
Descriptors: Acculturation, Children, Followup Studies, Foreign Countries
Rosberg, Marilee A. – 1995
In order to gather data on children's lives, language, and religious activities, and to gather data on child rearing practices in Brunei, a study interviewed parents from 38 Malaysian families having one or more children 3-8 years old. Results indicated that 92 percent of the children crawled when they were between 6-9 months old; 63 percent were…
Descriptors: Birth, Breastfeeding, Child Development, Child Health
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Yell, Mitchell L.; Rozalski, Michael E.; Drasgow, Erik – Focus on Exceptional Children, 2001
This article analyzes the legal requirements and regulations regarding the discipline of students with disabilities found in the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (Amendments of 1997) as well as policy statements of the Office of Special Education Programs and the results of state-level due-process hearings. Guidelines for school…
Descriptors: Compliance (Legal), Disabilities, Discipline Policy, Due Process
Hockstaff, Jim – OSSC Bulletin, 1983
After a review of the legal foundations of school governance and specific protection offered handicapped students by federal legislation, this report focuses on Oregon regulations and practices and outlines recommendations for appropriate disciplinary procedures for students categorized as handicapped. Since the Education for All Handicapped…
Descriptors: Behavior Problems, Court Litigation, Disabilities, Discipline Policy
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