Raising a successful student: guides for parents

Learn key ways you can support your child's academic success.

By GreatSchools Staff

Your child’s best chance for success in school and beyond depends on you helping him get organized and learn to study effectively now. From time management to taking notes to choosing the right classes, here’s how you can help your child thrive in school.

Raising a successful student

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Elementary school

  • 5 key skills for academic success
  • A math cheat sheet for parents
  • 7 tips for reading with your child

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Middle school

  • Teaching your child to take great notes
  • A math cheat sheet for parents
  • What strong middle school reading looks like

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High school

  • Helping your teen take effective notes
  • 5 steps on the road to college
  • A math cheat sheet for parents