Parents' involvement in their children's education
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In this paper, the nature of parental
involvement in children's education in
the early years of school is investigated,
as well as the relationship between
parental involvement and children's
learning competence. The analyses use Wave 2 data
from Growing Up in Australia: The Longitudinal
Study of Australian Children (LSAC) for children in
the kindergarten cohort, who were recruited at
age 4 into the study. At the time of the Wave 2 data
collection in 2006, these children were in Year 1
and 2 at school. Research findings on parental
involvement are first briefly reviewed, and then the
analyses using the LSAC data are discussed.
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|Item Type:||Journal Article|
|Additional Information:||For more information, please refer to the journal's website (see hypertext link) or contact the author.|
|Keywords:||Parent involvement, school achievement, LSAC|
|Subjects:||Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > EDUCATION (130000) > SPECIALIST STUDIES IN EDUCATION (130300) > Education Assessment and Evaluation (130303)|
Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > EDUCATION (130000)
|Divisions:||Current > Research Centres > Office of Education Research|
Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Faculty of Education
|Copyright Owner:||Copyright 2008 Commonwealth of Australia|
|Deposited On:||28 Jul 2008|
|Last Modified:||29 Feb 2012 23:45|
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