This course focuses on the child in the context of family and community. This course concentrates on the educator’s role in building relationships with the child’s family and community. It is designed to provide insight into parent involvement in education and to help the educator develop skills in working with parents. The course content stresses communication, diversity, parent education, professionalism, working with diverse family structures, and social policy. It specifies criteria and methods for effective ways to involve families and include them in school/family interactions. It will promote awareness and effective use of community resources.
Shawnee Community College: 8364 Shawnee College Road Ullin, IL 62992 Phone: 6186343200