‘parental denial’

One sense of ‘parental denial’ that might be unfamiliar to many people is the sense of the parents of an English-deficient student denying the recommendation on the part of the school to place the student in a remedial-English program, opting, rather, to have the student pursue the regular curriculum.
Here is a link to a document using this sense of parental denial.
keywords: education, language, learning English, using English