Quantitative Research Review
Parent Participation at School A Research Study on the Perspectives of Children
Vyverman, V., & Vettenburg, N. (2009). Parent participation at school a research study on the perspectives of children. Childhood, 16(1), 105-123. doi:10.1177/0907568208101693
Type of Study
Why do this research?
"I love when my mom comes to school!"
"I really like when Sarah's mom helps in our class."
How do the kids feel?
"Mom, you don't belong here. No one else's parents come to school!"
250 - 10 year old
They Did What?
So What Did They Find?
Students want parents to participate at school
Best suggestions for parents
Helping your kids succeed in school
My team can use this literature to help us glean a better understanding of how students perceive their parents and their classmate's parents involvement in their school. We will be addressing the involvement of parents in their child's special education program.