While recent research has pointed to the lack of evidence to support that homework has a positive influence on learning, many of us parents are still working to support homework time for our students. Here are some resources to support the process.
Homework: A Concern for the Whole Family Check out the handy checklist on page 24.
Homework: A Guide for Parents- NASP
Parent Tip Sheet -Elementary
Homework Tips for Parents (ADHD)
Top Ten Homework Tips for Parents of Children with Learning Disabilities Super Duper
Parent and Student Tip Sheets and Homework Charts
Recently we had a student who had a traumatic brain injury and we were looking for user-friendly strategies to use at school. Our speech and language pathologist suggested BrainSTARS. I hope you find it as useful as we have in supporting students with brain injuries.
Tools from the BrainSTARS manual:
The manual is available in English and Spanish. For more information or to order copies, call 1.800.624.6553, ext. 5470 or firstname.lastname@example.org.