From Parents to Partners: Building a Family-centered Early Childhood Program

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Redleaf Press, 2006 - Education - 155 pages
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Parent partnerships are an essential factor in every successful early childhood program. Discover communication strategies to engage the family unit with your service, to integrate the principles of early childhood care and education between home and centre.Among the communication tools and strategies covered are: * newsletters * bulletin boards * parent conferences * special events * family-to-family support networks.

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User Review  - purplebubba - Overstock.com

This book is very informative. I am a preschool teacher and this book gave me insight in relating better with the families that attend the school. Read full review

Contents

The Importance of FamilyTeacher Partnerships
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Five Principles of FamilyCentered Care
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Effective Communication with Families An Overview
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About the author (2006)

Janis Keyser is a parenting educator and program director who has taught at Cabrillo College and conduct workshops and parenting classes for over 20 years and is co-author of the popular book,"Becoming the Parent You Want to Be.

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