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By Sandraluz Lara-Cinisomo, Anne R. Pebley, Mary E. Vaiana, Elizabeth Maggio

This exploration of faculty readiness makes a speciality of how the house literacy setting, parenting habit, and social features are linked to facets of faculty readiness: easy talents, reminiscent of studying and math; and behaviour difficulties, together with sad/anxious habit and competitive habit. simply because assets for school-readiness courses are constrained, it really is quite vital to concentration those assets at the kids who desire them most-those whose moms are poorly expert and people dwelling in terrible neighborhoods.

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For other mothers, however, the relationship between discipline and education is more mixed. Mothers who only graduated from high school are more likely to spank or send children to their room than moms who have more education or moms who have less than a high school education. 2, we show the relationship between neighborhood income level and parenting practices. Two of the three measures of parental warmth are strongly related to neighborhood poverty. Specifically, parents in very poor neighborhoods are much less likely to praise their children and to say something positive to someone else about their child almost every day compared with parents in other neighborhoods.

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2339–2346. 3 National Education Goals Panel, 1997; Burns, Griffin, and Snow, 1999; and Bowman, Donovan, and Burns, 2001. 4 For more information, see Lynn A. : RAND Corporation, 1998. org/publications/MR/MR898/ (as of February 2004); and Lynn A. : RAND Corporation, 2001. org/publications/MR/MR1336/ (as of February 2004). 5 C. Wood, “Parent-Child Preschool Activities Can Affect the Development of Literacy Skills,” Journal of Research in Reading, Vol. 25, No. 3, 2002, pp. 241–258; V. J. Molfese, A.

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