June 2008

Why You Should Get to Know Your Child’s Friend

June 24, 2008

Some parents believe the best time to get to know a child’s friend is when they enter the adolescent years and are embarking on a independence and more freedom. Although this time is crucially important in knowing who your child is hanging out with, it’s just as important to develop those friendships early on in […]

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Why You Need to Know How Your Child Is Doing in School

June 23, 2008

Parent involvement in the education system, more specifically in your own child’s education is extremely important. Not only does it show the teacher that you are willing to help and do what it takes to help your child succeed, it also shows the child that you love them enough to take the time to be […]

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Why Parent Involvement is Crucial to Proper Child Growth

June 23, 2008

As an educator I would have to say that parent involvement is extremely important. I have seen children’s lives literally changed when a parent decides to get involved more in their child’s life. Academically their grades and attention improve as well as their motivation to continue learning and growing. Parent involvement has also been linked […]

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Tips for Improved Parent Involvement

June 22, 2008

If you don’t have kids yet you may not know the importance of parent involvement. Parents can provide other opportunities for their children to grow and learn by getting involved in their lives; socially and educationally. Parents have a responsibility and duty to help their children learn and grow in cooperation with the education system […]

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The Importance of Parent Involvement

June 21, 2008

In a fast and busy world it is getting more and more difficult to spend any time, let along quality time with our children. And education seems to be taking the biggest hit because of it. With fewer parents involved with their child’s education, few children are excelling in the classroom. Every adult that has […]

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Pros and Cons of Parent Involvement

June 20, 2008

Although most of us believe that parent involvement is a good thing, we too understand that too much of a good thing can be a bad thing. Yes, when you look at the role in which parents play when it comes to education and social interactions there are definitely pros and cons of parent involvement. […]

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