Parent topics

Families play an important role in how well students do in school. Find information about the importance of teachers and parents working together on behalf of kids, as well as examples of programs that specifically make parent topics link between home and school. You may also want to see our Parent Engagement Webinar Series, sponsored by the Campaign for Grade-Level Reading.

Learn the warning signs for a child who may have difficulties with reading and why early intervention is so important. Explore the challenges of teaching English language learners to read, and the different ways schools are working to create bilingual readers. Explore the reading challenges facing kids with disabilities, and what schools across the country are doing to help them find success. Flipped Classrooms and Flipped Lessons: What Does It Mean for Parents? How do I encourage my daughter’s teacher to teach to her strengths? What technology is available to help a nine-year-old read? My daughter is reading below grade level.

What can I do to help her become a good reader and get to a point where she enjoys reading? My son’s school would like to place him in a self-contained classroom. Target the Problem Pinpoint the problem a struggling reader is having and discover ways to help. Ready for Kindergarten What parents, teachers and child care providers need to know. Our Podcasts Watch or listen to our classroom video, author interviews and more. FAQs About Reading Real questions from parents and educators, answered by experts.