Families as Partners: The Essential Link in Children's Education is a useful guide for families and a resource for education professionals who want to promote increased parental involvement at home and school. The book examines research and includes examples, illustrations, case studies, practices, policy issues, and successful projects that schools have accomplished with a community of families and students. These situations provide information to develop productive family-school partnerships with families, schools, and communities, to advance student achievement.
|Publisher:||Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc.|
|Product dimensions:||6.00(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.70(d)|
About the Author
Andrea Nelson-Royes, EdD, is an educational researcher and writer. She holds a doctoral degree in educational and organizational leadership from Nova Southeastern University in Florida.
Table of Contents
Chapter 1: Understanding Historical Practices and Influences of Parental Involvement
Chapter 2: Enhancing Academic Success through Healthy Partnership Environments
Chapter 3: Supporting Collaborative Family-School Relationships
Chapter 4: Establishing Intervention and Seeking Outside Learning Opportunities for Family-School Partnerships
Chapter 5: Empowering Families through the Use of Technology
AppendicesAbout the Author