Clearinghouse Resource

Title

How to Navigate the Oakland Unified School District

Authors/Editors

Oakland Unified School District

Publisher(s)

Oakland, CA: Oakland Unified School District

Source Information (Journal Title, Date, Length)

2008, 49 pages

Description of Resource

This handbook for refugee and asylee families, service providers and support people includes the following sections:

  • Overview of the U.S. school system
  • Understanding the Oakland Unified School District
  • Communicating with your child's school
  • Helping your child succeed in school
  • Tools for communicating with your child's school

Much of the information is applicable to those in other areas of the country.

Languages

Arabic, Burmese, Cambodian, Chinese, English, French, Nepali, Spanish, Vietnamese

Availability

http://www.ousd.org/Page/13294