In my last blog, I talked about all those projects, book reports, research papers, etc. that strike fear in the hearts of parents. I tried to help parents sort out what was reasonable to expect of their child, and how to help their child develop good organizational skills for the projects. I got some feedback […] Read more »
Making School Work For Your Child
Making School Work is for parents whose children struggle to work up to their potential in school because of learning issues, problems with attention or development, or social/emotional concerns. It offers useful information and “helpful hints” drawn from my experience evaluating children and working with parents for over 30 years. It will focus on giving parents tools so they can help their children succeed, in school and in life.
Please post your comments, and ask questions. It’s what teachers tell your children—put your hand up and ask, because there are probably other parents with the same questions!
I don’t know about you, but I used to feel anxious when my children came home with certain types of assignments. A book report. A science project. A research paper. Homework that I didn’t understand. A test coming up with lots of material to memorize. I felt that I was being tested, and I wasn’t […] Read more »