Carter Talks: Should I be in in class?
Questions & Answers
Q: Why are classes important?
A: Going to class does far more than simply giving you credit for attendance.
Q: How can having perfect attendance benefit students?
A: Research has shown that your child’s attendance record may be the biggest factor influencing her academic success.
Q: Why do students seen some teachers better than others?
A: Because of who they are and how they see the world.
Q: How can students learn better?
A: Provide opportunities for students to work together in cooperative groups
Q: Why some students drop off of school?
A: We found that dropping out of school is a process and does not occur overnight. The process often starts prior to a child entering into the school system. Poor academic achievement as early as elementary school is predictor of dropping out of school.
Q: Why is homework important?
A: It improves your child’s thinking and memory. It helps your child develop positive study skills and habits that will serve him or her well throughout life. … It allows your child to extend learning by applying skills to new situations.