Educational Partnerships: Connecting Schools, Families, and the Community
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Educational Partnerships: Connecting Schools, Families, and the Community

by Amy Cox-Petersen
     
 

ISBN-10: 1412952123

ISBN-13: 9781412952125

Pub. Date: 04/06/2010

Publisher: SAGE Publications

This comprehensive text helps prepare pre-service and in-service teachers to build and sustain family, school, and community partnerships that are vital to student success. Focusing on grades pre K–8, and with a particular emphasis on diverse families and learners, this book helps teachers to overcome barriers, create action plans, and sustain partnerships

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Overview

This comprehensive text helps prepare pre-service and in-service teachers to build and sustain family, school, and community partnerships that are vital to student success. Focusing on grades pre K–8, and with a particular emphasis on diverse families and learners, this book helps teachers to overcome barriers, create action plans, and sustain partnerships over time.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781412952125
Publisher:
SAGE Publications
Publication date:
04/06/2010
Pages:
331
Product dimensions:
7.30(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.60(d)

Table of Contents

1 The importance of educational partnerships 3

2 History of educational partnerships 29

3 Meeting the needs of all children in the 21st century 53

4 The makeup of families today : culturally relevant strategies to enhance partnerships 79

5 Building family-school partnerships 109

6 Schools and community : working together and respecting diversity 137

7 Partnering with community organizations and resources 161

8 Barriers to partnerships 181

9 Seeking and sustaining successful partnerships 209

10 Planning for partnerships 237

11 Implementing and sustaining successful partnerships 263

Glossary 281

References 291

Index 305

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