Ch 17: Parental Support in Developing Literacy Skills

About This Chapter

This chapter expands on the importance of promoting literacy at home as well as in the classroom. Learn how to involve parents in the process of fostering a love of reading in their children.

Parental Support in Developing Literacy Skills - Chapter Summary

Students that read at home excel at it in the classroom. This chapter will teach you how to increase parental engagement in the learning process in order to take advantage of this fact. Learn how to impart and promote the following techniques to parents from the position of an educator:

  • Fostering literacy at home
  • Involving themselves in their child's literacy
  • Participating in school programs
  • Communicating progress with educators

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