parent education


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parent education

thoughtful conveyance of information enabling the parent to provide high-quality childrearing.
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Three call center supervisors (who had received several weeks of call center training in locating services) identified parent education agencies and created a list of agencies stored in the 2-1-1 Texas data base.
Involvement in parent education programs has been associated with positive outcomes for inmates.
The parent education component becomes especially critical when making decisions at the middle and high school levels, when transition matters need to be discussed.
Through family outreach programs, family centers, and parent education programs, many urban schools have been effective in involving parents and guardians in their children's education (Johnson, 2001; Simon & Epstein, 2001).
40) Some mothers maintained the library; others contracted speakers for monthly parent education sessions.
Assessments for the thousands of parent education classes taught by these teachers are tied to standards and scope of instruction guidelines, and are done regularly.
Specifically, it will draw attention to three areas: firstly, the potential for implicit criticism of women and mothers that emerges from the parent education literature.
Interest in parent education programs is spurred by several factors.
In addition to this campaign, the Foundation has stepped up its grantmaking to area schools and youth serving agencies to support evidence-based nutrition and physical education programs, School Wellness Policy implementation, programs that suggest active alternatives to "screen time," parent education on nutrition and health screening services.
The Task Force on Home-school Co-operation and Parent Education convened its first meeting today (December 1) to discuss its terms of reference and work plan.
Following the results-based accountability model, this report summarizes innovative outcomes in four focus areas: Health and Wellness, Parent Education and Support Services, Early Childcare and Education, and Integration of Services.
Jacobson is founder and director of the Center for Parent Education and professor at the University of North Texas.

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