Homework Problems & Solutions

In this final installment of Homework Problems & Solutions we summarize the key steps outlined in our previous posts.

Solving your child’s homework issues requires commitment and time from both you and your child.

Remember to determine if the problem is pervasive or not.

Make sure the homework problem is not just you demanding unreasonable goals be met.

Pinpoint the problem by talking with your child.

Create a description of the problem and then consult with the teacher.

Discuss and prepare an action plan.


Homework Problems & SolutionsMotivate your child preferably without many incentives or consequences.

In closing it is worth mentioning that most children emulate the behaviours and attitudes of their parents. Keep this in mind when you are finding it hard to remain cool and reasonable with your child’s homework struggles:)

To access the first entry in this series click HERE