Parental Involvement - Connecting Parents to Schools (DVD) Spanish & English Tracks
Features English and Spanish Tracks!
This program clearly shows fathers and mothers HOW activities at home can support academic goals at school. The importance of giving children a home environment that supports learning, daily structure, responsibilities, physical and mental activities are demonstrated. Includes advice to parents on how to become role models, handle homework and TV.
Important tips on communicating with teachers and preparing for parent-teacher meetings help parents become advocates for their children’s education.
All parents, including those who do not speak English, will see how they can be involved in school activities by setting an example, volunteering or other ways.
CONNECTING PARENTS TO SCHOOLS is part of the Teaching Your Young Child Series. These illustrative DVD/ videos show parents how to easily help their children develop the skills that will help them become successful in school. Based on research, this curriculum can be used with parents as part of parental education training sessions or by parents at home.
Parents are shown in many different situations, all of which use everyday activities and materials to help their children develop educationally.
Running time: 22 minutes