Offers examples of real US and Canadian local programs that improve school, family, and community partnerships, arranged in six sections on type of involvement, such as parenting, communicating, volunteering, learning at home, decision making, and collaborating with community. After a chapter on evaPrincipal Nancy Rent ro, of Indian Head, Maryland, summarizes important policy- related information on two pages in her ... Other handbook practices that can set the tone of the parent-school relationship include: ac a passage in the welcome letter ... back cover, boldface type) ac an open letter from faculty inviting parent dialogue ac information on contacting staff members, ... handbooks are an excellent means of communicating with the community at large, as well as families that are newanbsp;...
|Title||:||School, Family, and Community|
|Author||:||Michael J. Dietz, Jamie Whaley|
|Publisher||:||Aspen Pub - 1997|