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Allen, JoBeth
Creating welcoming schools : a practical guide to home-school partnerships with diverse families / JoBeth Allen ; foreword by Concha Delgado-Gaitan
New York : Teachers College Press ; Newark, DE : International Reading Association, c2007
book jacket
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 4th Floor  LC225.3 .A45 2007    AVAILABLE
Subject(s) Home and school -- United States
Parent-teacher relationships -- United States
Education -- Parent participation -- United States
Subject United States -- Ethnic relations
Physical Description xii, 180 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 167-172) and index
Contents Introduction : welcoming all families -- Exploring memories of school -- Writing cultural memoirs -- Learning with and from families -- Developing photography and other avenues to learning with families -- Engaging in genuine dialogue -- Inviting dialogue at the conference table -- Creating dialogue throughout the year -- Engaging families -- Engaging families in classroom projects -- Collaborating for a more just society -- Advocating and teaching together -- Transforming schools through "true partnerships."
NOTE Gift from an anonymous donor, 2010

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