Last edited by Nikoktilar
Friday, November 20, 2020 | History

2 edition of minority female single parent demonstration found in the catalog.

minority female single parent demonstration

Gordon, Anne

minority female single parent demonstration

short-term economic impacts : a technical research report

by Gordon, Anne

  • 124 Want to read
  • 31 Currently reading

Published by Rockefeller Foundation in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Single mothers -- Employment -- United States.,
    • Single mothers -- Services for -- United States.,
    • Unmarried mothers -- Employment -- United States.,
    • Unmarried mothers -- Services for -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementAnne Gordon, John Burghardt.
      SeriesInto the working world
      ContributionsBurghardt, John A., Mathematica Policy Research, Inc.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHD6095 .G67 1990
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxix, 272 p. :
      Number of Pages272
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1856868M
      LC Control Number90008864

      increase in the number of single parent adoptions-some people feel that it’s the fastest growing trend in the field,” (“Single Parent Adoption: What You Need to Know.” 1). Women turn to foreign and domestic adoption in order to become a mother. Though adoptions can be long and expensive, single women have the drive needed in order to. More male teachers will not replace the father in the home any more than the teacher replaces the parent, but more male teachers will provide children a better balance of the demonstration of care from both male and female adults. ACTION: Offer parenting classes for all prospective parents where the importance of fathers is emphasized.


Share this book
You might also like
Letters on the American rebellion

Letters on the American rebellion

Fischer

Fischer

Re-indenture or re-enslavement of Chinamen in Cuba. Message from the President of the United States, transmitting answer of the Secretary of State to House resolution of the 28th ultimo, relative to the re-indenture or re-enslavement of Chinamen in the island of Cuba, by decrees lately issued by Captain General Valmaseda.

Re-indenture or re-enslavement of Chinamen in Cuba. Message from the President of the United States, transmitting answer of the Secretary of State to House resolution of the 28th ultimo, relative to the re-indenture or re-enslavement of Chinamen in the island of Cuba, by decrees lately issued by Captain General Valmaseda.

Jazz panorama

Jazz panorama

untidy gnome

untidy gnome

feet of the furtive

feet of the furtive

DC inventory of historic sites

DC inventory of historic sites

Education/Industry cooperation in the 1990s

Education/Industry cooperation in the 1990s

Linking resources for children and youth experiencing homelesssness

Linking resources for children and youth experiencing homelesssness

Factors affecting the sticking of insects on modified aircraft wings

Factors affecting the sticking of insects on modified aircraft wings

Tall in His presence

Tall in His presence

Applebys answer

Applebys answer

Some adventures of Captain Simon Suggs, late of the Tallapoosa Volunteers, together with Taking the census, and other Alabama sketches

Some adventures of Captain Simon Suggs, late of the Tallapoosa Volunteers, together with Taking the census, and other Alabama sketches

minority female single parent demonstration by Gordon, Anne Download PDF EPUB FB2

The minority female single parent demonstration: new evidence about effective training strategies. [Robinson G Hollister] Print book: English: Rating: (not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first. Subjects: Occupational training for women -- United States. Minority Female Single Parent Demonstration: Volume I Summary Report October John Burghardt Anu Rangarajan Anne Gordon Ellen Kisker Submitted to: Submitted by: The Rockefeller Foundation Mathematica Policy Research, Inc.

Avenue of the Americas P.O. Box New York, NY Princeton, NJ () Project Officer. Get this from a library. The minority female single parent demonstration: program operations: a technical research report.

[Alan M Hershey; Mathematica Policy Research, Inc.; Rockefeller Foundation.]. The primary objective of the Minority Female Single Parent (MFSP) demonstration was to help participants secure good jobs.

However, all four projects also tried to help participants assert more control over and improve other aspects of their lives. Very little information exists about the social and psychological status of poor minority single. Minority Female Single Parent Demonstration: Volume III Technical Report on the Benefit-Cost Analysis October Anne Gordon Submitted to: Submitted by: The Rockefeller Foundation Mathematica Policy Research, Inc.

Avenue of the Americas P.O. Box New York, NY Princeton, NJ () Project Officer: Project. Minority Female Single Parent Demonstration: Fifth-Year Impacts at CET December / Atn Zambrowski Anne Gordon Editor: Laura Berenson Submitted to: Submitted by: The Rockefeller Foundation Mathematica Policy Research.

Inc. Avenue of the Americas P.U. Box New York, NY Princeton. NJ 3 () 5 Project Officer. Evaluation of the Minority Female Single Parent Demonstration Volume II: Technical Supplement to the Analysis of Economic Impacts Receive Personalized Insights Sign up to receive our bi-weekly newsletter plus periodic updates on your research topics of interest.

In the Minority Female Single Parent Demonstra-tion, John Burghardt at Mathematica Policy Research studied four remedial education and skills training programs for single. The Foundation's Minority Female Single Parent demonstration progiams — which offered a comprehensive range of training and upport services to help low-income mothers establish them- selves in the workforce — say much about the child care needs of poor families Other information comes from the Foundation's continuing research on the child.

Throughout the late eighties and early nineties, McLanahan presented her emerging findings, over protests from feminists and the Children’s Defense Fund.

Finally, in she published, with Gary Sandefur, Growing Up with a Single Parent. McLanahan’s research shocked social scientists into re-examining the problem they had presumed was not.

Here are some stats on the city to city breakdown of single parent families in the Black community from Ireland was second ( percent), followed by New Zealand ( percent). Fromthe number of single black mothers who earned more than $75, grew %, compared to the growth minority female single parent demonstration book single white mothers at 76%.

The book presents strength-based service delivery options for single-parent families, which have been under-represented in literature and research. Research and appropriate service responses are organized by race/ethnicity, gender, economic status, sexual orientation, structure, and disability.

Single parents, along with many others – from key workers to those from black, Asian and minority ethnic communities; from people in care homes to those on precarious incomes –.

A disproportionate number of Black children under 18 live in single-parent homes, according to new data from the U.S. Census Bureau. In its annual “America’s Families and Living Arrangements.

Best source for child and family well-being indicators in the United States. National, state, county, congressional district, and city data. Economic well-being, education, health, family structure, and community data.

Data by race, sex by age. KIDS COUNT Data Book. The families in which the parent is female (%) made up a larger portion of the study than the families in which the parent is male (%).

The ages of the participants ranged from years. “These women have few opportunities to craft an identity,” Edin of Princeton said. “Child-rearing becomes the only game in town.” That’s how it was for Erica Valez, 23, a Latina single mother of a 5-year-old girl in West Philadelphia.

She was born into “survival-mode” poverty, as she puts it, living homeless with two parents in. Today, around 90% of us are women, with around 10% of single parent households headed by single fathers, says single parent charity Gingerbread.

Interestingly, figures show that single father households tend to be smaller, and are also more likely to have both dependent and non-dependent children in them. The Essay on Study guide for mid term exam Child, family and community. is the name given a child that exhibits ‘’good developmental outcomes despite high-risk status, sustained competence under stress, and recovery from trauma’’ Resilient Children 2 Carter and McGoldrick emphasized the importance of the family life cycle in order to best understand families.

Single parenting or single parenthood is a parent bringing up a child or children alone without a partner. The reasons for this can vary. They may have been in a relationship which they left, or their partner might have passed away, or been summoned to an active job.

Because many U.S. minorities live in poverty, you'll see higher percentages of single parents among them. In Philadelphia, poverty among minority groups stalled or decreased between andbut poverty among whites shot up from around 15 percent to more than 19 percent, according to U.S.

Census figures released in September. Recent studies about the effects of fatherlessness have revealed that the rise of single-parent (which usually means mother-only) families has had even worse consequences for.

JCS Scholarship for Jewish Students from Single-Parent Homes: Varies: 03/16/ Kids' Chance of Michigan: $5, Varies: Kids’ Chance of Virginia Scholarship: Varies: 05/01/ Kreager Family Scholarship: $2, 03/01/ Laila Uthman Scholarship: $1, Varies: Law Enforcement Officers’ (LEO) Dependents Scholarship: $10,   Single parents and workers from black, Asian and minority ethnic groups have experienced the hardest economic shocks as a result of the Covid crisis, new analysis reveals.

The book is based on interviews with low-income single mothers. One of its conclusions is that these women see motherhood as one of life's most fulfilling roles —. Find scholarships for women and single mothers and more with Scholarship Search Scholarship Search is a great place to start to look for scholarships for women and single mothers.

You can set up your customized profile for free, get alerts when new scholarship opportunities that match your profile become available, and search among 5 million. Charities for single parents provide support to mothers and fathers who are raising kids on their own.

These (c)3 a non-profit organizations donate food and supplies, offer financial assistance, and provide educational and emotional support—and many offer a little bit of everything to help underserved families in need.

Single-parent families / Karin L. Swisher, book editor. — (At issue) Many conservatives insist that because most single-parent families are headed by women, society is particularly threatened by the presence of “Fatherlessness is the most harmful demo-graphic trend of this generation.

It is the leading cause of declining child. Social policy and popular culture promote the two-parent nuclear family as an ideal structure for raising successful, healthy children. But the reality of family life in America looks very different from that: Half of all children spend time living with a single parent, and one in three spends some time living with an extended relative.

Whites were more likely than Blacks and Hispanics to live in families with no minor children. From tothe percentage of children living in female-headed households quadrupled, going from 6 percent to 24 percent.

Black children were most affected; more than half lived in single-parent, female-headed households in Women’s Club of the University of Louisville MINORITY SINGLE PARENT SCHOLARSHIP Criteria & Information This scholarship fund is in the amount of $22, This fund will be used to establish two (2) undergraduate scholarships in the amount of $11, for in state tuition, fees and books.

Sample. A sample of convenience of black single mothers who met the following inclusion criteria (a) 18–45 years of age, (b) self-identifying as black, (c) having children living with them, (d) widowed, divorced, separated, or never married, (e) physically and mentally able to participate in the study, and (f) able to read and comprehend the English language.

In Study 2, 87% were black, % were Latino, and % were of other/mixed ethnicity. In Study 1, the average family size was (SD = ); % of parents did not have more than a high school education; % had annual household incomes below $15 ; and 30% were single parents. Gender Differences and Parenting 1 Abstract The purpose of this study was to determine if there were any gender differences in parenting styles and if so, measure how they affect the parent‐child relationship.

Participants were given a survey asking basic. This scholarship fund is in the amount of $22, This fund will be used to establish two (2) undergraduate scholarships in the amount of $11, for in state tuition, fees and books.

In recognition of the need to support those in financial need within underrepresented communities. It is the donor's preference to support single parents within minority populations with preference given to. Single Parenting Statistics. According to the last US census fromtherefemale single-parent households (% of total households), and 4, male single parent households (% of total households).

That's a total of 17, single-parent families in the US. The single life has now become preferred to marriage (as has marriage without parenthood). Unmarried women now outnumber the married, and the idea of self-marriage or sologamy has begun to be reported.

“Last year, the U.S. marriage rate reached a year low,” reported a Archives of Sexual Behavior study. “With more Americans.

Single Parent Alliance & Resource Center Org Synopsis. The Single Parent Alliance & Resource Center (SPARC) was incorporated as a community based non profit (c)3 agency in Since its inception, it has worked diligently to improve the lives of single parent families in its community.

Linda Gordon writes in her book, Women, the State, and Welfare, the following about how women and work are viewed in our society. There is a double stan4ard of welfare provision for men and women.

One source of this differential treatment is our gender system, including norms that women, especially mothers, should be primarily domestic and. Here is a comprehensive source of vital information on single parent families in contemporary society. This book analyzes literature and empirical research concerning single parent families and explores issues and challenges they face.

Contributing authors from many fields and perspectives examine a broad range of subjects relating to families in which one person is primarily responsible for 5/5(1).

''Although one in seven single adoptive parents are men,'' she added, ''most of them are single women in their 30's with good jobs in such professions as.

In fact, since this book was a book about cultural indicators [and] the country has moved in the wrong direction. We have a plus percent out-of-wedlock birth rate.”.