http://www.drlourdes.net - Parent proficiency has hugeimpact on how well studentsachieve academically Parent proficiency includes meeting children's physical, emotional, and social needs. It also includes supporting their academic success and achievement through effective parental involvement.
How do we know when parents are proficient? Dr. Lourdes has developed a measurement based on 5 levels of parent proficiency. They are covered in this PowerPoint. Dr. Lourdes is a Hispanic Academic Achievement Specialist and author of "Hispanic Parental Involvement: Ten Competencies that Schools Need to Teach Hispanic Parents." It is available at Amazon.com and Barnes and Nobles.