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Unformatted text preview: Understand the value of involving parents in the educational process. Parents are willing to come in and get involved in their students education. At the beginning of the school year parents are eager to get involved in there child’s classroom where they can sign up during conferences, and PTA meeting. After that the teacher gets in contact with the parent to see where they’d like to help in such as math, reading, spelling and so on. They get involved so they know what’s going on in there child’s classroom which lets them have hands on involvement in there child’s education. In the higher SES schools there seems to be more parent involvement then in the lower SES school and they tend to be more moms then dads. These moms tend to be the soccer mom type. But in the lower SES schools where there little or no parents involvement there also seems to be little parent involvement in the child home life as well....
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This note was uploaded on 05/04/2008 for the course EDUC 3340 taught by Professor Neclareo during the Spring '08 term at Kennesaw.
- Spring '08