A taped segment featuring UNC Assistant Professor of School Psychology John Froiland will air on more than 50 radio stations throughout the country on Thursday, Nov. 29. As part of The Academic Minute, Froiland will address his study's findings that parents' early expectations have twice the effect of home-based involvement in predicting children's academic achievement: http://www.unco.edu/news/releases.aspx?id=4165
The segment also will be available on The Academic Minute website and onInside Higher Education's site.
The Academic Minute invites contributions from faculty who would like to record a 1:40 essay related to their area of expertise. Email Nate Haas for more about this opportunity.