Classroom on Wheels engages parents at Florida migrant camp

12/18/2009 | Naples Daily News (Fla.)

Equipped with computers, wireless Internet and classroom materials, one Florida school's Classroom on Wheels rolled into a migrant camp to help involve parents in their children's education. Bilingual teachers spoke to parents about creating a learning environment at home and helping their children choose reading materials. "It allows the parents to be involved when they otherwise would not be able to," one teacher said.

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