Of course, helping with homework shouldn't mean spending hours hunched over a desk. Parents can be supportive by demonstrating study and organization skills, explaining a tricky problem, or just encouraging kids to take a break. And who knows? Parents might even learn a thing or two!
Here are some tips to guide the way:
Reviewed by: Eric J. Gabor, Esq.
Date reviewed: October 2011
|Parent Teacher Association (PTA) The PTA encourages parental involvement in public schools.|
|U.S. Department of Education This government site offers advice, links, homework help, and information for parents, teachers, and students.|
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|Six Steps to Smarter Studying You know you need to study, but what are the tricks that super students know? Find out in this article for kids.|
|Helping Your Gradeschooler With Homework During grade school, kids start getting homework to reinforce and extend classroom learning and teach them important study skills. Here's how parents can help.|
|Helping Your Teen With Homework Parents can play a crucial role in helping teens succeed in school by lending a little help, support, and guidance, and by knowing what problems demand their involvement and which ones require them to hang back.|
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