Über den Autor
Pamela Petrosino taught elementary children of all age groups, ability levels, and backgrounds for 12 years in the Arlington, Virginia school system. She has served as a mentor to new teachers, coordinator for standardized testing, and chairman of the Staff Development Committee for her school. Lisa Spiegel, a practicing attorney, has created innovative methods of working with special education students helping them to learn and succeed in elementary school.
Chapter 1 Introduction Chapter 2 Begin Early Chapter 3 Parent-Teacher Communication Chapter 4 Homework Chapter 5 Know Your Child Chapter 6 Retention Chapter 7 Different Types of Tests Chapter 8 Report Cards Chapter 9 Gifted Education Chapter 10 Limited English Proficiency Students Chapter 11 Children With Learning Disabilities Chapter 12 Learning and Growing Together With Special Education Chapter 13 The School Staff Chapter 14 The Bottom Line
Here is an easy to understand guide to elementary education. This book is the first of its kind to take the language of education and define all the words, phrases, and processes involved in a child's school. This book will teach parents how to better support their child in the classroom and at home to ensure his or her educational success.