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Miller, Jennifer S.; Wanless, Shannon B.; Weissberg, Roger P. – School Community Journal, 2018
The majority of parents in the United States recognize that social and emotional skills are a high priority for their children's success (Princeton Survey Research Associates International, 2015), but most cannot readily articulate how they are utilizing or promoting these skills in their own families (Zero to Three, 2016). Even professionals in…
Descriptors: Parent Role, Social Development, Emotional Development, Skill Development
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López, Anayeli; Viramontez Anguiano, Rubén P.; Galindo, René; Chibucos, Thomas; Atencio, Angela – School Community Journal, 2018
This study examined the role of school personnel on the education of immigrant Latino families and their children in North Central Indiana. An ethnographic research design was used to examine the relationship between a Midwestern U.S. school district and immigrant families and its impact on the education of Latino children. Specifically, over the…
Descriptors: School Personnel, Immigrants, Hispanic Americans, Correlation
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Goldin, Simona; Khasnabis, Debi; Atkins, Susan – School Community Journal, 2018
This report from the field presents a field-based program designed to prepare teachers to serve diverse children and families by emphasizing the "actual" practices that inform family-teacher partnerships. We argue that collaborative relationships across and among families and teachers can result in "mining gems" of knowledge…
Descriptors: Preservice Teachers, English Language Learners, Foreign Countries, Mexican Americans
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Pham, Yen K.; Murray, Christopher; Good, Roland H. – School Community Journal, 2018
Parent engagement has been extensively studied, but more information is needed on how teacher-parent relationships vary for adolescents with different disabilities, varying socioeconomic backgrounds, and racial/ethnic backgrounds. This study investigates associations between teacher-parent relationships, teacher-student relationships, student's…
Descriptors: Adolescents, Student Behavior, Disabilities, Grades (Scholastic)
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Snell, Amanda Marie Shufflebarger – School Community Journal, 2018
This project invited parents who spoke languages other than English at home to share their perspectives (in their native languages) with the elementary school their children attended. The researcher--a volunteer at the school affiliated with a local university--collaborated closely with school staff on this project. Using a funds of knowledge…
Descriptors: Parent Participation, Parent Attitudes, Parent School Relationship, Parent Responsibility
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Talmage, Craig A.; Figueroa, Holly L.; Wolfersteig, Wendy L. – School Community Journal, 2018
Local schools can promote positive social change through expanding shared use of their facilities and campuses. This study investigates the merits of expanding shared use in an urban community in Phoenix, Arizona. Shared use--the use of schools during off-hours--can provide pathways to greater community well-being, specifically through supplying…
Descriptors: Urban Areas, School Community Relationship, Barriers, Legal Responsibility
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Azad, Gazi; Wolk, Courtney Benjamin; Mandell, David S. – School Community Journal, 2018
We conducted a qualitative study using key informant interviews with 18 teachers and 39 parents of children with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) about how they would envision their ideal interactions with each other. Four main themes emerged from our content analysis. Parents and teachers were concerned about different aspects of communication with…
Descriptors: Autism, Pervasive Developmental Disorders, Parent Teacher Cooperation, Parent Participation
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Luet, Kathryn McGinn; Morettini, Brianne; Vernon-Dotson, Lisa – School Community Journal, 2018
Though a variety of studies have considered the impact of mentoring on beginning teachers, there is little research that explores effective ways to support their work. This qualitative study addresses that gap in the literature by describing how one mentoring program sought to develop mentors' understanding of their local context by sharing…
Descriptors: Mentors, Beginning Teachers, School Community Relationship, Teacher Collaboration
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Jones, Curtis – School Community Journal, 2018
This report presents the SPARK literacy model, an innovative approach developed by Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Milwaukee, for addressing the literacy needs of low-income and minority schools in Milwaukee. It also presents the results of a two-year randomized control trial evaluation of the SPARK literacy program's impact on reading…
Descriptors: Emergent Literacy, Family School Relationship, School Community Relationship, Partnerships in Education
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Parks, Amy Noelle; Bridges-Rhoads, Sarah – School Community Journal, 2018
This article provides an in-depth analysis of the mathematical ways of thinking present in a 15-minute interaction between an African American mother and her preschool son as they worked together on a craft project as part of a family involvement activity. This analysis, which was conducted as part of a broader ethnographic research project,…
Descriptors: African Americans, Mothers, Parent Child Relationship, Mathematics Instruction
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Bean-Folkes, Jane; Ellison, Tisha Lewis – School Community Journal, 2018
Building relationships between teachers, school administrators, parents, and students is an ongoing process, and the core component of such relationships is teaching and learning. There is much to learn about developing supportive relationships that encourage today's diverse students and their parents in the U.S. However, there is an ongoing…
Descriptors: African American Students, Learning Processes, Culturally Relevant Education, Cultural Capital
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Gerzel-Short, Lydia – School Community Journal, 2018
Family involvement in a child's education is vital to student success. This article presents qualitative findings from a more extensive study that examined family participation within a Response to Intervention (RtI) framework for K-1 grade students receiving Tier 2 reading interventions. RtI is a problem-solving tiered framework designed to…
Descriptors: Family Involvement, Family School Relationship, Response to Intervention, Kindergarten
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Poynton, John; Kirkland, Rena; Makela, Carole – School Community Journal, 2018
To increase capacity for public participation and improve problem-solving practices, some public school districts have launched stakeholder-training programs. This mixed methods study examined the impact of five school district parent training programs (four in Colorado and one in Illinois) designed to increase trust and engagement. Data were…
Descriptors: Superintendents, Public Schools, Trust (Psychology), School Community Programs
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Roy, Mamta; Giraldo-García, Regina – School Community Journal, 2018
The purpose of this systematic literature review is to examine global perspectives on the role of parental involvement and social/emotional skills in school-age children's academic success. A multistage filtering analysis process provides relevant information in relation to key issues on the topic of parental involvement in different countries and…
Descriptors: Parent Role, Parent Participation, Social Development, Emotional Development
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Mac Iver, Martha Abele; Sheldon, Steven; Epstein, Joyce; Rice, Eric; Mac Iver, Douglas; Simmons, Adie – School Community Journal, 2018
This case study focuses on one district's process of continuous improvement in family engagement. The improvement effort addresses the point at which family engagement tends to decline precipitously and students are particularly vulnerable--the transition into high school. In this article we analyze the implementation of a continuous improvement…
Descriptors: Case Studies, Family Involvement, Transitional Programs, High School Students
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