From time to time you may have concerns about homework. Meet with teachers early in the school year and ask them to let you know if difficulties arise. Some problems which may arise are:
Whatever the problem, communicate with school at an early stage and work together to bring about a resolution. Meet with your child’s teacher to discuss the situation. If you do have a complaint avoid aggressive confrontations. Try to talk in a calm, cooperative manner and the teacher will be more inclined to find a way round the problem.
Siti is an education writer, speaker and consultant in Singapore. She works with parents and students to help grow happy, healthy kids who thrive on learning.
Siti has enjoyed more than 20 years of teaching and working with young people.
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