Ch 11: Family & Community Involvement in Early Education

About This Chapter

Simplify the process of preparing for a test that covers family and community involvement in early education using this chapter's short lessons and mini quizzes. These study resources can boost your knowledge and make the studying process fun and effective.

Family & Community Involvement in Early Education - Chapter Summary

This self-paced chapter is designed to help you get reacquainted with the basics of family and community involvement in early education. Our engaging lessons examine ways educators can successfully include students' families and the larger community in their teaching practices. Use this chapter to improve your comprehension and ensure you're able to:

  • Define and list types of family systems
  • Identify and describe strategies for working with families of students
  • Discuss the challenges and rewards of communicating with families of diverse backgrounds
  • Explain the importance of promoting community involvement in schools
  • Detail steps a school can take to create partnerships with the local community

If you are concerned that a busy schedule could impact your ability to study the lessons in this chapter, don't worry! All the lessons are available around-the-clock using any smartphone, tablet or computer with Internet access. Feel free to review the lessons in any order and as often as you'd like, and take the accompanying quizzes to check your knowledge of their contents. When you're ready, gauge your overall understanding of family and community involvement in early education by taking our practice chapter exam.

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