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Parent Involvement and Educational Outcomes


Then research the community associations that operate in your community or choose one of the following sites to complete your research:

Explain the services provided to children and families? Chose one (1) cultural event that interests you or that occurs in your community (e.g. Cinco de Mayo or Kwanzaa Celebration). In an essay, describe the event, explain the norms, values and assets that this particular event shares (community) as well as the possible impact this group has on the students of their community. You must include at least two (2) references to support the description of the cultural event.

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Kwanzaa is celebrated in many African American communities as an alternative to Christmas although it can be celebrated alongside this holiday. The original founder of the holiday wanted a holiday that was in stark contrast to the dominant and racist cultural holidays or religious holidays such as Christmas. The event begins on December 26 ...

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The parent involvement and educational outcomes are examined.