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Families, Schools, & Communities / Edition 4
     

Families, Schools, & Communities / Edition 4

by Chandler Barbour, Nita H. Barbour, Patricia A. Scully, Patricia Scully
 

ISBN-10: 0132392828

ISBN-13: 9780132392822

Pub. Date: 06/04/2007

Publisher: Prentice Hall

A basic tenet of Families, Schools, & Communities: Building Partnerships for Educating Children, fourth edition, is that schools will always be a primary venue for educating the young child, and educators must be in the forefront of any endeavor to bring about change. However, the authors stress that to accomplish the tasks at hand, all school districts must

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A basic tenet of Families, Schools, & Communities: Building Partnerships for Educating Children, fourth edition, is that schools will always be a primary venue for educating the young child, and educators must be in the forefront of any endeavor to bring about change. However, the authors stress that to accomplish the tasks at hand, all school districts must develop vibrant partnerships—uniting parents and community members with teachers in educating tomorrow's citizens. Schools are where the action will bloom, but respectful collaboration is the key to success.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780132392822
Publisher:
Prentice Hall
Publication date:
06/04/2007
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
432
Product dimensions:
7.34(w) x 9.22(h) x 0.78(d)

Table of Contents

1. Home, School, and Community Influences on Children's Lives.

2. Historical and Philosophical Perspectives.

3. Viewing Family Diversity.

4. Understanding Roles and Experiences of Parents.

5. Meeting Child-Care Needs from Infancy Through School Age.

6. Including Children with Disabilities.

7. Responsibility for Educating and Protecting Children.

8. Curriculum of the Home.

9. Curriculum of the School.

10. Curriculum of the Community.

11. Strategies for Working Together.

12. Models for Parent—School—Community Partnerships.

Appendix 1: Bibliography of Children's Books.

Appendix 2: NAEYC Code of Ethical Conduct and Statement of Commitment.

Glossary.

References.

Name Index.

Subject Index.

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