In order to help your child have a successful school year, you need to know what is expected of her, academically, from now until June. You can find out by asking some questions. Take this list with you to your next parent-teacher conference. And don't forget to take notes!
Next: What skills and knowledge will my child be expected to master this year?
Next: How will my child be evaluated?
Next: What can I do to stay more involved in my child's academic progress?
Next: How do you accommodate differences in learning?
Next: How are older students prepared for further learning after high school?