Parent/Community Engagement

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Armstrong, T. (1993). 50 ways to bring out your child's best [Electronic Version]. Family Circle. Full article.

Armstrong, T. (1993). Sparking creativity in your child [Electronic Version]. Ladies Home Journal. Full article.

Banks, James. (2003). Teaching strategies for ethnic studies (7th ed.). Boston: Allyn & Bacon.

Chang, J. (2001). Scaffold for school-home collaboration: Enhanced reading and language development. Santa Cruz, CA: Center for Research on Education, Diversity & Excellence. Retrieved March 27, 2007. Full article.

Cochran, M. & Dean, C. (1991). Home-school relations and the empowerment process. The Elementary School Journal. 91(3), 261-269.

Cummins, J. (1996). Negotiating identities: Education for empowerment in a diverse society. Ontario, CA: California Association for Bilingual Education.

Epstein, J. L., & Salinas, K. C. (2004). Partnering with families and communities [Electronic Version]. Educational Leadership, 61(8), 12-18. Full article.

Genesee, F. (1994). Educating second language children: The whole child, the whole curriculum, the whole community. Cambridge, MA: Cambridge University Press.

McCaleb, S. (1997). Building communities of learners: A collaboration among teachers, students, families, and community. New Jersey : Lawrence Erlbaum Associates.

Moll, L.C., Armanti, C., Neff, D., & Gonzalez, N. (1992). Funds of knowledge for teaching: Using a qualitative approach to connect homes and classrooms. Theory into Practice, 31(2), 132-141.

Nieto, S. (1999). The light in their eyes: Creating multicultural learning communities. New York, NY: Columbia University Teachers College Press.

Olsen, L., Bhattacharya, J., Chow, M., Dowell, C., Jaramillo, A., & Pulido Tobiassen, D., et al. (2001). And Still We Speak...Stories of Communities Sustaining and Reclaiming Language and Culture. Oakland, CA: California Tomorrow.

Ramirez, J.D., & Douglas, D. (1988). Language minority parents and the school: Bridging the gap. Sacramento, CA: Department of Education Office of Bilingual Bicultural Education.

Zuniga, C., & Alva, S. A. (1996). Parents as resources in schools: A community-of-learners perspective [Electronic Version]. The Journal of Educational Issue of Language Minority Students, 16, 1-14.