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Nurturing News

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The increase of men's involvement in their children's lives is a common theme in the popular media. As a parent educator and a teacher of early childhood educators, I was interested in how successful early childhood programs for young disabled children have been at involving fathers. I was curious about the kinds of opportunities that are available to fathers and how many fathers are taking advantage of these opportunities.


Originally published as:

Palm, Glen (1985) "Creating Opportunities for Father Involvement." Nurturing News: The Quarterly for Nurturing Men (ISSN 0739-7615), Volume VII, Number 4, December 1985.



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