Ofw Parent

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Chapter I

INTRODUCTION

Family are harmoniously live together under one roof with the parents providing all the love, attention and the assurance of better future for their children. But however this may not be true for all families. Parents provide the basic needs of their children. They decide to be an OFW to give their children a better life. Children with OFW Parents experience more monetary benefits in terms of foods, clothing, education and savings. Despite of those satisfaction their children experience emotional adjustment and change their academic performance in school in terms of attendance, socialization and activeness in class. Having an OFW parents the children have a big adjustment.
According to CFO (2006), there are 8.23 million Filipinos abroad, many of them have left their children may be wanting for affection and time. Worse, they may be prone to emotional and psychological distress. In addition Edillon (2008) mentioned that one of the activities that could enhanced the relationship between the OFW parents and their children is by writing letters. She added that the school may help by including this in the children's activities.
Edillon (2008) said that the school is also a place where values and skills learned at home by the OFW children should be strengthened and improved. With the absence of the parents/guardians will also be the school's ally in imparting good values to the children. The researcher experience that a child left by the parents change in attitude, behavior, and afraid in being alone.
Background of the Study In the past years up to present the count of OFW or overseas Filipino workers from the Philippines multiply where in the children left home are affected in the situation. Paaralang Elementarya ng Lucban is a well known public school in the town of Lucban Quezon and just like the other institution whose aim is to…...

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