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Are Parents Doing it Right?
(Daily Express, 2003-12)
This article examines the parent-teacher relationship and the impact this relationship can have on the child, if not properly managed. It is suggested that there comes a time when the role of parents as teachers of their ...
Parent to Parent
(Daily Express, 2006-12)
This article reflects on the challenges of parenting
Parental involvement in an urban primary school
Positive Role for Parents’ Day
(Daily Express, 2006-05)
This article discusses the annual Parents' Day in schools in Trinidad and Tobago as a mechanism to facilitate communication between the home and the school, which is seen as critical to the academic success of students. ...
(Daily Express, 2006-06)
This article argues that parents and other adults need to make time for their children and to attend the various activities in which their children are engaged. It notes that this is also important for teenagers, since ...
Facilitating parental involvement: From rhetoric to reality [PowerPoint presentation]
This paper reports on parents' empowerment, using the concept of appreciative inquiry, that is, the process of transforming and strengthening a system to heighten positive potential of parents (Cooperrider, 1990). It draws ...
Future role expectations of undergraduate chilean students Expectativas de roles futuros de estudiantes universitarios en chile
This study reviews the future roles expectations in a sample of 522 young undergraduate students in Santiago, Chile. In order to do that it was administered the adaptation of the instrument (The Life Role Salience Scales ...
Parental engagement on student learning