Report card time is always a great time to reflect on student achievement and academic success.  It is important to remember that the goal of education is individual progress and growth. 

You may be suprised that one of the most important factors to student success is not found in student effort or teacher expertise.  Studies show that the most accurate predictor of student achievement in school is parent invovlement. 

Looking for ways to be invovled in your child's learning?  Check out these articles for more information:

Practical tips from PBS Parents: http://www.pbs.org/parents/education/going-to-school/supporting-your-learner/role-of-parents/

10 Ways to Help Your Child Success from Nemours: https://kidshealth.org/en/parents/school-help-elementary.html

Easy Steps Every Parent Can Try: https://www.schoolguide.co.uk/blog/10-proven-ways-to-help-your-child-do-well-at-school-simple-steps-every-parent-can-try-at-home