IT106 – Child/Family/Community


Parent and Community Involvement and Development

Child/Family/Community

Parent and Community Involvement and Development, understanding the psychology of parenthood, translating to the home (child‐rearing practices), locating resources (community, professional) and teacher‐parent conferencing (dialogue skills.)

Schedule: Child/Family/Community

  • October 7th – October 8th, 2017

Assessment: Child/Family/Community

The student must satisfactorily complete written and practical evaluations for both academic and practicum phases as well as complete all in-class assignments and classroom manuals as directed.

Readings: Child/Family/Community

  • The Absorbent Mind, Maria Montessori
  • Maria Montessori: Her Life & Work, E.M. Standing
  • Oneness to Separateness, Louise Kaplan
  • Understanding the Human Being, Silvana Montanaro
  • Your Self Confident Baby, Magda Gerba
  • Shining Through, Sonnie McFarland