Current Trends in Foster-Parent Education

  title={Current Trends in Foster-Parent Education},
  author={Lois Wildy},
THE education of foster-parents is based on the assumption that foster-homes are not ready-made but are selected because of their potential usefulness to the child and to the agency. The term "education"-as we conceive it in relation to this subject-means the acquisition of the art of the utilization of knowledge and in a broad sense includes the giving of information, both specific and general, by the agency to the foster-parent. But education is not solely a matter of the intellect but… CONTINUE READING