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Helping foster children in school : a guide for foster parents, social workers and teachers

Author: John DeGarmo
Publisher: London : Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2015
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

Foster children rarely receive the education they deserve and can struggle with behavior and academic performance. This book is full of positive strategies to help foster parents, educators and  Read more...


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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John DeGarmo
ISBN: 9781849057455 1849057451
OCLC Number: 1091637691
Description: 160 pages cm
Contents: Foster care : an introduction --
Placement disruptions --
School performance, academics, and behavior --
Aging out of the system --
Why teachers, foster parents, and case workers struggle --
Expectations of a foster child while in school --
How teachers can help --
How foster parents can help --
How social workers can help --
Creating a support team


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True to Dr. DeGarmo's authorship, he has written a book that will greatly assist everyone involved in the education of children in foster care. This book includes impressive examples that go a long Read more...

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