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This is the 3rd edition with a publication date of 1/1/1997.
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The book presents comprehensive, data-based, and conceptually consistent approaches for families and professionals to collaborate for empowerment. This newly revised book focuses on family-professional empowerment, offers a wealth of concrete, and time- tested strategies for building reliable alliances between families and educators, and is based on the belief that the most rewarding of living one's personal and professional life is through collaboration for empowerment.
Table of Contents
|Historical and Current of Families and Parents||p. 2|
|Schools As Systems: The Context for Family-Professional Collaboration||p. 14|
|Building Reliable Alliances||p. 52|
|Family Characteristics||p. 78|
|Family Interaction||p. 94|
|Family Functions||p. 114|
|Family Life Cycle||p. 132|
|Communicating Among Reliable Allies||p. 151|
|Meeting Families' Basic Needs||p. 176|
|Referring and Evaluating for Special Education||p. 198|
|Individualizing for Appropriate Education||p. 224|
|Extending Learning into Home and Community||p. 250|
|Attending and Volunteering at School||p. 274|
|Advocating for Systems Improvement||p. 292|
|Appendix A: Names and Addresses||p. 315|
|Appendix B: Conversation Guide||p. 321|
|Reprint Acknowledgments||p. 359|
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