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  • The Bilingual Familyby Edith Harding-Esch; Philip Riley

    Cambridge University Press 2003; US$ 28.00

    An up-to-date, accessible guide for parents of bilingual children. more...

  • International Perspectives on Student Outcomes and Homeworkby Rollande Deslandes

    Taylor and Francis 2009; US$ 54.95

    This synthesis of the latest knowledge on homework presents unique findings by researchers from various countries and diverse professional backgrounds.  It approaches the topic of homework from several perspectives, including its political and cultural contexts aspects of parental involvement and parent-child relationships school contexts... more...

  • You're On Your Own (But I'm Here If You Need Me)by Marjorie Savage

    Touchstone 2009; US$ 16.99

    Realistic and practical advice for parents of college-age kids. Parents whose kids are away at college have a tough tightrope to walk: they naturally want to stay connected to their children, yet they also need to let go. What's more, kids often send mixed messages: they crave space, but they rely on their parents' advice and assistance. Not surprisingly,... more...

  • Organizing the Disorganized Childby M.D. Martin L. Kutscher; Marcella Moran

    HarperCollins 2009; US$ 14.99

    Organizing the Disorganized Child explains: How to solve the messy-backpack problem (page 28). Step-by-step tips to help your child improve study skills (page 96). Which school supplies work best for different types of children (page 26). Methods for note taking (page 99). Techniques for time management (page 72). Strategies to refine... more...

  • Engaging 'Hard to Reach' Parentsby Anthony Feiler

    Wiley 2009; US$ 117.95

    A practical guide to establishing positive relationships with hard-to-reach parents. Includes research-based techniques for teachers on how to reach hard-to-reach parents, carers, and guardians Explores the international perspective on successful parental engagement Provides practical help for developing closer relationships... more...

  • Beyond the Bake Saleby Anne T. Henderson

    The New Press 2007; US$ 24.99

    Countless studies demonstrate that students with parents actively involved in their education at home and school are more likely to earn higher grades and test scores, enroll in higher-level programs, graduate from high school, and go on to post-secondary education. Beyond the Bake Sale shows how to form these essential partnerships and how to make... more...

  • The Arts & Crafts Busy Bookby Trish Kuffner; Laurel Aiello

    Meadowbrook 2010; US$ 9.95

    The Arts & Crafts Busy Book is packed with 365 fun arts and crafts activities for toddlers and preschoolers, including drawing, simple sewing, paper-mâché, and painting projects. This book also includes basic craft recipes for paint, play dough, clay, and more, using ingredients found around the home. The Arts & Crafts Busy Book is sure to give... more...

  • 10-Minute Life Lessons for Kidsby Jamie C. Miller

    HarperCollins 2010; US$ 7.99

    52 playful and easy to understand activites to hhelp parents teach children moral lessons that they won't forget A child says, "I hear and I forget, I see and I remember, I do and I understand." 10-Minute Life Lessons for Kids is a book about seeing and doing --a book that gives parents the ability to teach the powerful principles of honesty,... more...

  • The Five-Year Partyby Craig Brandon

    BenBella Books, Inc. 2010; US$ 14.99

    Colleges look much the same as they did five or ten years ago, but a lot has changed behind the scenes. While some mixture of study and play has always been part of college life, an increasing number of schools have completely abandoned the idea that students need to learn or demonstrate that they've learned. Financial pressures have made college... more...

  • Mothers Unitedby Andrea Dyrness

    University of Minnesota Press 2011; US$ 69.00

    In urban American school systems, the children of recent immigrants and low-income parents of color disproportionately suffer from overcrowded classrooms, lack of access to educational resources, and underqualified teachers. The challenges posed by these problems demand creative solutions that must often begin with parental intervention. But how can... more...