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Powell Douglas R., Schmitt Sara A., 2016
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A growing corpus of empirical and theoretical literature offers useful points of departure for the preparation of teachers on approaches to working with families of young children. In this chapter, we summarize key information on the contributions…
Byington Teresa A., Lindsay Anne R., Loesch-Griffin Deborah, Brumett Susi, Sigman-Grant Madeleine, 2013
Reports & Papers
Peer Reviewed
In-depth interviews were conducted with a subset of Head Start families participating in an intervention comparison research study in a southwestern state. Families were asked to share thoughts and beliefs about eating and physical activity habits.…
Tandon Pooja S., Zhou Chuan, Lozano Paula, Christakis Dimitri Alexander, February 2011
Reports & Papers
Peer Reviewed
An assessment of preschoolers' cumulative daily screen time, both at home and at child care, based on a secondary analysis of data from a sample of 8,950 that represents approximately 4 million preschool children
Centre for Excellence and Outcomes in Children and Young People's Services, January, 2009
Fact Sheets & Briefs
A summary of a synthesis from the United Kingdom on the role of family-based support in improving child outcomes, approaches to supporting family engagement in children's early learning, and variations in need for support among different groups of…
Klein Sacha Mareka, 2009
Reports & Papers
A study of the relationships between rates of child maltreatment referrals involving children birth through 5-years-old and access to early care and education resources, using controls for population density, concentrated disadvantage, residential…
de Vries Peter Andrew, December 2007
Reports & Papers
Peer Reviewed
An inquiry into parents? exposure of children to music in their home environment, based on a survey of 63 parents of children aged five and under enrolled in three preschools in Australia
Downer Jason T., 2007
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A discussion of the interactions between fathers and their children, and an exploration of the influence of such interactions on children's development
Thompson Lisa, Uyeda Kimberly, Wright Janel, Halfon Neal, 2005
Fact Sheets & Briefs
A discussion of the critical role of family support and how family support programs can help to improve care for young children
Wasik Barbara H., Herrmann Suzannah, 2004
Other
An exploration of some of the historical and contemporary factors that have influenced the development of family literacy programs, while providing profiles of family literacy programs throughout the United States.
Hannon Peter, Bird Viv, 2004
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An international perspective on family literacy, using the development of family literacy theory, research, and practice in the United Kingdom as a primary example.
Lonigan Christopher J., 2004
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An evaluation of the efficacy of early literacy interventions and a discussion of the policy implications for family literacy programs.
Hammer Carol Scheffner, Miccio Adele, 2004
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A discussion of the perspectives of Latinos in the United States regarding their children's literacy development and education, while reporting the results of two Pennsylvania studies of Puerto Rican Head Start children's early literacy outcomes.
Harbin Gloria, Wasik Barbara H., Dobbins Dionne R., Lam Wendy K., Herrmann Suzannah, 2004
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A discussion of service integration in family literacy programs.
Gadsden Vivian L., 2004
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A discussion of the relationship between culture and family literacy programs.
Strucker John, Snow Catherine, Pan Barbara A., 2004
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A discussion of the challenges faced by family literacy programs serving non-English-speaking students.