Messages From Home: The Parent-Child Home Program For Overcoming Educational Disadvantage

Messages From Home: The Parent-Child Home Program For Overcoming Educational Disadvantage

By: Phyllis Levenstein (author), Susan Levenstein (author)Hardback

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Description

An up to date overview of one of the longest-running home visiting programs, emphasizing school readiness and early literacy in infants and toddlers

Contents

Parent-Child Home Program Chronology; Foreword (by Kathryn Barnard); Co-Author's Preface (by Susan Levenstein); Prologue To The Second Edition (by Phyllis Levenstein); Introduction 1. Two Mothers, Two Children: Program Participants; 2. Poverty in the 21st Century: Parental Love Fights Back; 3. "Show, Not Tell": The Parent-Child Home Program Method; 4. Underpinnings: The Theory Behind The Parent-Child Home Program; 5. How Effective Is The Parent-Child Home Program?; 6. Methodological Issues in Intervention Research: Lessons From The Parent-Child Home Program Experience; 7. From Laboratory To Real World: Successful Replication of a Successful Intervention; 8. Preventing a Dream From Becoming a Nightmare: The Ethics of Home Visiting Programs; 9. Ludic Literacy: Prelude To Instrumental Literacy; 10. Messages From Home: Meditations And Conclusions; 11. The Parent-Child Home Program In Writing: Publications By and About the Program, 1968-2007 References Cited; Appendix. Outcome Measures Created By The Parent-Child Home Program

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9781592136766
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 288
  • ID: 9781592136766
  • ISBN10: 1592136761

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