From Survivors to Leaders: Stages of Immigrant Parent Involvement in Schools
Riverside County Office of Education
Riverside, CA: Riverside County Office of Education
March 19, 2014, 27 pages
This resource illustrates that parents' needs, skills, and interests evolve as they move through the stages of Cultural Survivor, Cultural Learner, Cultural Connector, and Cultural Leader. Understanding these stages better equips educators to identify where families are, as well as their unique challenges, and helps schools determine how to best support them.