Teaching isn’t easy, and different kids learn best in different ways. Some perform better with a more hands-on approach, while others do well with minimal supervision and occasional check-ins.
But what’s true for all types of learners is that it takes practice, repetition and structure for retention to occur. If you’re a stressed-out parent, remember these six simple reminders to ensure educational success at home:
6. Make it an enjoyable activity.
This is easier said than done, but there are resources that can spice up the at-home learning experience. Many of my students love using Kahoot!, an app that allows them to take quizzes and compete against their classmates in real-time — using their smartphone, tablet or computer.