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Segoe, Bobo A.; Bisschoff, Thomas – Africa Education Review, 2019
Active parental involvement (PI) in any child's academic performance is regarded as an essential aspect to enhance high learner achievement particularly in disadvantaged communities. The purpose of the study reported on was linked to the growing notion that PI is a crucial asset that may have important consequences for teaching and learning. The…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Parent Participation, Curriculum Development, Educational Change
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Unal, Zafer; Unal, Aslihan; Bodur, Yasar – Journal of Interactive Learning Research, 2020
Many preservice teachers find parental involvement theories, strategies and concepts they learn in university classrooms too abstract to help address parental involvement issues they encounter in schools. Case study method is one of the many approaches that have been used in teacher education programs to connect theory and practice. This study…
Descriptors: Preservice Teachers, Parent Teacher Cooperation, Parent Participation, Theory Practice Relationship
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Maharaj, Adita – International Education Studies, 2021
This research sought to examine the curriculum planning/implementation processes involved in the public ECCE sector in a Caribbean country. One of the focal areas was the involvement and contributions by stakeholders with respect to ECCE curriculum at public ECCE centres. In order the capture data on this area, a qualitative approach was adopted.…
Descriptors: Early Childhood Education, Parent Attitudes, Parent Participation, Parent School Relationship
Overton, Ashley Good – ProQuest LLC, 2017
The purpose of this concurrent, mixed-methods study was to investigate the implementation of the non-presumptuous literacy bag program as a critical component of increasing parental involvement in rural Appalachia schools related to student literacy achievement. The program was designed to increase parental involvement in book readings and related…
Descriptors: Family Literacy, Mixed Methods Research, Teaching Methods, Parent Participation
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Kosanovich, Marcia; Lee, Laurie; Foorman, Barbara – Regional Educational Laboratory Southeast, 2021
This is a companion to the What Works Clearinghouse (WWC) practice guide, "Foundational Skills to Support Reading for Understanding in Kindergarten through 3rd Grade" (ED566956). This guide is organized according to the four recommendations and how-to steps from the WWC practice guide. The activities follow the typical developmental…
Descriptors: Elementary School Teachers, Elementary School Students, Grade 2, Family Involvement
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Ionescu, Laura; Ursache, Lacramioara; Nicolae, Adelina; Conea, Adriana; Potora, Cristian; Stan, Ovidiu; Lotrean, Lucia Maria – Health Education, 2019
Purpose: The purpose of this paper is to focus on parents of children with hearing disabilities from Romania and has three objectives. First, it assesses their characteristics regarding use of communication technology. Second, it investigates their opinions regarding the importance of school-based education for healthy lifestyle promotion among…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Deafness, Hearing Impairments, Health Promotion
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Vigo Arrazola, Begoña; Soriano Bozalongo, Juana – Ethnography and Education, 2015
Parental involvement is interpreted as a key form of support that can contribute to the establishment of inclusive practices in schools, but this can be difficult in sparsely populated areas. Using ethnographic methods of participant observation, informal conversations and document analysis, this article therefore focuses on family involvement…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Rural Schools, Small Schools, Family Involvement
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Watts Pappas, Nicole; McAllister, Lindy; McLeod, Sharynne – Child Language Teaching and Therapy, 2016
Parental beliefs and experiences regarding involvement in speech intervention for their child with mild to moderate speech sound disorder (SSD) were explored using multiple, sequential interviews conducted during a course of treatment. Twenty-one interviews were conducted with seven parents of six children with SSD: (1) after their child's initial…
Descriptors: Parent Attitudes, Speech Impairments, Children, Interviews
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Akyol, Tugce; Erkan, Semra – International Journal of Educational Methodology, 2018
This study was conducted to explore the effects of mosaic based approach on children's involvement levels. In this study, experimental design with pre-test post-test retention control groups was adopted. A total of 52 children from two pre-schools formed the sample of this study. A total of 26 children, 11 girls and 15 boys, attending first…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Preschool Children, Learner Engagement, Teaching Methods
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Becker, Henry Jay; Epstein, Joyce L. – Elementary School Journal, 1982
In order to measure elementary school teachers' feelings about parent involvement in home learning as a teaching strategy and to see how widespread this strategy is, a survey was conducted with 3,700 first-, third-, and fifth-grade school teachers in most Maryland public schools. (MP)
Descriptors: Elementary Education, Elementary School Teachers, Family Environment, Learning Activities
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Gaquin, Sheila – Educational Leadership, 2006
In this column, the author relates her experience as a teacher in a K-12 school in Point Hope, Alaska, where most of the students spoke "village English," a form of nonstandard English mixed with the village's native language of Inupiaq. She relates how the students' reading test scores, which had been below the 25th percentile, were…
Descriptors: Eskimo Aleut Languages, Writing Processes, Writing (Composition), Scores
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Donkor, Anthony Kudjo; Waek, Biliman Izal – International Journal of Education and Practice, 2018
The purpose of the study was to investigate the extent of community members' involvement in school activities to enhance teacher attendance in the East Mamprusi District of Northern Ghana. The research design was a survey. Stratified sampling method was employed to group the study population into five (5) strata of teaching staff, SMC/PTA…
Descriptors: Teacher Attendance, Foreign Countries, School Activities, Teacher Attitudes
Christianakis, Mary – Teacher Education Quarterly, 2011
This article examines teachers' perceptions of parent involvement through the narratives of 15 racially and linguistically diverse teachers who worked together at Jefferson Elementary, an inner-city school in Northern California composed mostly of African-American, Latino, and Asian students. One overarching research question framed the…
Descriptors: Urban Schools, Elementary Schools, Student Diversity, Minority Group Students
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Leenders, Hélène; Haelermans, Carla; de Jong, Johan; Monfrance, Mélanie – Teachers and Teaching: Theory and Practice, 2018
This paper shows how parents' perceptions of parent-teacher relationship practices differ between different types of schools with respect to children's special needs and the socio-economic status of these children. Using a questionnaire, we compare parents' views from two special education schools, two at-risk schools serving low SES-children, and…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Parent Attitudes, Parent Teacher Cooperation, Elementary School Teachers
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Juhari, Rumaya; Yaacob, Siti Nor; Talib, Mansor Abu – Journal of Family Issues, 2013
This article reports on findings from a study of 989 fathers of school-going children aged 10 through 16 from intact families in rural and urban areas in Selangor, Malaysia. The study aims to explore the factors that affect father involvement among Malay Muslims. Results indicate that fathers' education, marital quality, and number of children are…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Fathers, Children, Adolescents
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