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Seven Steps to Homework Success

A Family Guide for Solving Common Homework Problems

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Seven Steps to Homework Success gives parents rock solid techniques that can be implemented with their preteens and teens on the very first night. The authors of this book give you the tools to get your teenager to do their homework and also help you understand why they need to do it.

I highly recommend this book to all parents who struggle nightly with homework problems.

Book Description

This book was written for every parent who has every experienced a homework problem with their child! Based on the research and clinical experience of two well-known authors, this practical book will help parents solve many of the most common homework problems experienced by children in elementary and secondary school. Parents can teach their children 7 steps to achieving homework success and learn to do homework independently and successfully.

About the Authors

Sydney S. Zentall, Ph.D. is currently Professor of Special Education and Psychological Sciences at Purdue University. Professor Zentall has also taught children in regular education and in special education in both private and public school systems. She has been the recipient of grants from the NIMH and Department of Education, Office of Special Education. She has published numerous scientific articles and book chapters in psychology and education and is past president of the Division of Research of the Council for Exceptional Children.

Sam Goldstein, Ph.D. is a member of the faculty at the University of Utah and a nationally recognized expert in child development. He has published nine previous books as well as numerous scientific articles, book chapters and videos.

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