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Beyond the bake sale : the essential guide to family/school partnerships

Author: Anne T Henderson
Publisher: New York : New Press, 2007.
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Countless studies demonstrate that students with parents actively involved in their education at home and school are more likely to earn higher grades and test scores, enroll in higher-level programs, graduate from high school, and go on to post-secondary education. Beyond the Bake Sale shows how to form these essential partnerships and how to make them work. Packed with tips from principals and teachers,  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Beyond the bake sale.
New York : New Press, 2007
(DLC) 2006019254
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Anne T Henderson
ISBN: 9781595585547 1595585540
OCLC Number: 649910527
Description: 1 online resource (xiv, 338 pages)
Contents: Why partnerships are important --
Introduction: why bother to read this book? --
What is a family-school partnership supposed to look like? --
Getting started : building the relationship --
Ready, set, go! how do you know if you're really open to partnership? --
Developing relationships : how can you build trust instead of blaming each other? --
Checklist : how family-friendly is your school? --
Guidelines for action from research --
Linking to learning : how will involving parents help your test scores? --
Checklist : how closely is your school's parent involvement program linked to student learning? --
Addressing differences : how can you relate to families who don't share the same culture and values? --
Checklist : how well is your school bridging class and cultural differences? --
Supporting advocacy : how can you transform pushy parents into partners you can work with? --
Checklist : how well does your school support parents as advocates? --
Sharing power : who's in charge here? --
Checklist : how well is your school sharing power and practicing democracy? --
Scaling up : why can't all schools create strong partnerships with families? --
Checklist : how well does your district practice family and community engagement? --
Resources and tools --
Help! where can you find useful resources to build your partnership? --
Chapter topics --
Selected resources --
Recommended reading from the San Diego Pals book club --
Tools : where do we start? --
Attitude check exercise --
Code of conduct for your school --
tips --
Conference checklist --
District policy on family-school partnerships --
elements to --
Include --
Family involvement coordinator --
sample job description --
Family welcome questionnaire --
Homework survey --
Needs assessment survey --
Parent review --
Parent survey --
School climate survey --
School family involvement policy --
tips --
Welcoming letter sample --
Appendix 1: recommendations from the Boston task force report on family and community engagement.
Responsibility: Anne T. Henderson [and others].
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Countless studies demonstrate that students with parents actively involved in their education at home and school are more likely to earn higher grades and test scores, enroll in higher-level programs, graduate from high school, and go on to post-secondary education. Beyond the Bake Sale shows how to form these essential partnerships and how to make them work. Packed with tips from principals and teachers, checklists, and an invaluable resource section, Beyond the Bake Sale reveals how to build strong collaborative relationships and offers practical advice for improving interactions between pa.

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