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EDS 3207: Families, Communities and the Educational System 

Lecture and reading schedule - Professor Ronald G. Sultana’s input:

N.B. All material is in the public domain. 

[a] Parental involvement in education 

Lectures:
Lecture 8 - The concept of Parental Involvement 
Lecture 9 - Rationale underpinning Parental Involvement 
Lecture 10 - Towards a Partnership in Teaching and Learning 

Lecture slides available here

Readings: 
European Parents’ Association (n.d.) “Charter of Parents’ Rights”.
Department for Children, Schools and Families (2008) “The impact of parental involvement on children’s education”. Nottingham: DCSF.
Feyfant, A. & Rey, O. (2006) “Parents and schools”. Institut National de Recherche Pédagogique, No.22.

[b] Malta’s education system
Lectures:
Lecture 11 - The Maltese Educational System: historical overview
Lecture 12 - Education systems in comparison
Lecture 13 - Key features of Malta’s education system
Lecture 14 - Challenges for Malta’s education system

Lecture slides available here.

Readings: 

EURYDICE (2010) National Summary Sheet. Brussels: EURYDICE.
EUROBASE (2007) The Education System in Malta. Brussels: EURYDICE.
 
Past papers available here
 
Educational Research in Malta
Lecture slides available here
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