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A profile of parents of eighth graders. National Educational Longitudinal Study of 1988 (NELS: 88). Statistical analysis report (NCES 92-488)

Citation

Horn, L., & West, J. (1992). A profile of parents of eighth graders. National Educational Longitudinal Study of 1988 (NELS: 88). Statistical analysis report (NCES 92-488). Washington, DC: National Center for Educational Statistics (NCES); U.S. Department of Education.

Abstract

Using NELS:88 data, this report will profile the parents of eighth grade students. The report will provide a description of parental and family inputs into the child's school life. Parental opinions about the child's school, parental aspirations for the child, parental involvement with the school and parental plans for financing postsecondary education will each be highlighted.Original Title - NELS:88 Base Year Parent Descriptive Report.