Research shows that parents are one of the biggest factors in their children’s success in school, but this doesn’t mean parents need to act like teachers. Instead, studies suggest that parents’ most powerful influence comes through their ability to “set the stage” for learning in small and big ways. In this video, award-winning educators outline key ways parents can support their children’s learning, from helping with homework to encouraging their college dreams.
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