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Powerful Parent Partnerships : Rethinking Family Engagement for Student Success

Author: Robert Dillon; Melissa Nixon
Publisher: Routledge, 2018.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : 1stView all editions and formats
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It is essential that we work together to craft powerful parent-teacher partnerships that meet the needs of today's students and schools. In this important new book, authors Robert Dillon and Melissa Nixon explain how schools and families can work together so that the needs ofchildrenare always met. Whether you're a parent hoping to work more effectively with your child's teacher, or a principal or teacherlooking for  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Robert Dillon; Melissa Nixon
ISBN: 9781351186094 1351186094
OCLC Number: 1053984598
Description: 1 online resource (110 pages)
Contents: TABLE OF CONTENTS Meet the Authors Preface Introduction Chapter 1: Forgetting About the Past Chapter 2: Overcoming the Barriers of Partnership Chapter 3: Trusting Your Learning Community Chapter 4: Caring about the Right Things Chapter 5: Holding Your School Accountable Chapter 6: Caring About the Right Things Chapter 7: Asking the Right Questions Chapter 8: Surrounding Kids with the Help They Need Chapter 9: Apples to Apples to Oranges --
Comparison Done Right Chapter 10: Having a Plan B Chapter 11: Dreaming Big Chapter 12: Sharing the Excellent Part of the School Conclusion TABLE OF CONTENTS --
Meet the Authors --
Preface --
Introduction --
Chapter 1: Forgetting About the Past --
Chapter 2: Overcoming the Barriers of Partnership --
Chapter 3: Trusting Your Learning Community --
Chapter 4: Caring about the Right Things --
Chapter 5: Holding Your School Accountable --
Chapter 6: Asking the Right Questions --
Chapter 7: Surrounding Kids with the Help They Need --
Chapter 8: Apples to Apples to Oranges Comparison Done Right --
Chapter 9: Having a Plan B --
Chapter 10: Dreaming Big --
Chapter 11: Sharing the Excellent Part of the School --
Conclusion --
Responsibility: Robert Dillon, Melissa Nixon.

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It is essential that we work together to craft powerful parent-teacher partnerships that meet the needs of today's students and schools. In this important new book, authors Robert Dillon and Melissa Nixon explain how schools and families can work together so that the needs ofchildrenare always met. Whether you're a parent hoping to work more effectively with your child's teacher, or a principal or teacherlooking for ways to understand families' needs, you'll be able to use the strategies in this resource to improve your communication and build deeper connections. Loaded with practical takeaways and sample stories, this book will help you: Clearly communicate a child's educational goals; Make connections with other schools and school districts to build community and broaden your range of resources; Hold educators accountable without alienating them; Develop communication strategies to address difficult topics like underperformance and misbehavior; Show compassion and gratitude; And more! With the practical suggestions in this book, you'll be able to rekindle more engagement and excitement intostudents' learning at school and at home.

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"The nature of School:Home Communications has shifted in just the last few years. Today educators, schools, districts and parents all have a myriad of options to share information. It can be Read more...

 
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