Families, Schools and Communities: Working Together for Children

Families, Schools and Communities: Working Together for Children

by Donna Couchenour, Kent Chrisman, Kent Chrisman
     
 


Here's new coverage of the three major theories for partnering families and communities with schools and how to put them into practice for children from birth to age eight. The authors fully discuss Bronfenbrenner's bioecological theory, the contextualist theory, and the family systems theory. Early childhood education students will discover the connection between… See more details below

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Here's new coverage of the three major theories for partnering families and communities with schools and how to put them into practice for children from birth to age eight. The authors fully discuss Bronfenbrenner's bioecological theory, the contextualist theory, and the family systems theory. Early childhood education students will discover the connection between these important theories and family support programs, parental involvement in early education, national guidelines, and other strategies for forming partnerships. This higher level, more theoretical text builds on students' prior knowledge of early childhood education practices.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780766802575
Publisher:
Thomson Delmar Learning
Publication date:
06/01/2000
Series:
Early Childhood Education Series
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
336
Product dimensions:
7.44(w) x 9.04(h) x 0.66(d)

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