• What Can You Do To Help?

    A PARENT’S ABCs
    For Success in School

    Ask your child about the school day.
    Begin your child’s day with a nourishing breakfast.
    Congratulate your child for doing well.
    Discuss homework with your child.
    E
    ncourage your child to read.
    F
    ind a quiet place for your child to study.
    G
    ive your child responsibility.
    H
    elp your child build self-esteem.
    I
    nclude your child in making simple family decisions.
    J
    oin a library and read with your child.
    K
    eep your child on a schedule that includes exercise and sleep.
    L
    imit television viewing by selecting programs with your child.
    M
    ake the time you spend with your child special.
    N
    otice, and discuss, changes in your child’s behavior.
    O
    ffer to help your child organize school papers.
    P
    rovide your child with good role models.
    Q
    uestion the activities your child shares with friends.
    R
    espect your children’s right to have their own opinions.
    S
    hare an interest or hobby with your child.
    T
    ake time to listen to your child.
    U
    rge your child to say “NO” to drugs.
    V
    isit places of interest with your child.
    W
    ork with your child to set up rules of behavior.
    X
    erox and save records or articles that benefit your child.
    Y
    ield results by encouraging your child to do better.
    Z
    ip through these activities on a regular basis.


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