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Families, communities, and education in America

Families, communities, and education in America

exploring the evidence

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Published by U.S. Dept. of Education, Office of Educational Research and Improvement, Educational Resources Information Center in [Washington, DC] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Education -- Parent participation -- United States.,
  • Educational surveys -- United States.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementJay Braatz and Robert D. Putnam.
    ContributionsPutnam, Robert D., Educational Resources Information Center (U.S.)
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination1 v.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17126791M

      Equitably engage whole communities and establish accountable processes, with an intentional focus on engaging families directly. Fund time to equitably engage community leaders as well as community members to build a culture of inclusivity and accountable governance that is reflective of the lived experience and includes explicit shared Author: Daniella J. Gratale, Nathaniel Z. Counts, Laura Hogan, Amber Hewitt, Debbie I. Chang, Charlene A. Wo.


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