Do you ever feel like the school is not doing the best for your child? You're not alone. The decline of the American Public Education System has been felt for decades. But what is causing this decline and what can you as a parent do about to bring better education to your child?
Reading comprehension is paramount for every student. It's crucial to master basic reading comprehension skills early so your child does not fall behind later. However, reading comprehension doesn't go away after elementary school. Reading comprehension becomes more in depth as your child advances.
A lot of parents notice too late when their child is falling behind. Many parents panic, blame their kid, themselves or the school. More parents even ignore it all together. But you can't do that if you want your child to succeed. If you have a failing student this is what you need to do.
What doesn't kill you makes you stronger, right? Why is it then that so many parents do not understand that children, like everyone else, need to fail in order to grow? It is a harsh reality, which may be why so many are straying from it. But the truth is, you need to let your child fail.
The summer learning loss can affect your child no matter where they are in school. If you do not stop the learning loss your child can be as far behind as a year and a half in school by the time they enter middle school.