Get Smart!: Nine Sure Ways to Help Your Child Succeed in School
Praise for Get Smart!
"With his extensive knowledge of what works in education, Ron Dietel presents a compelling series of proven approaches to student success in school. A must-read for teachers and parents as well as school-age children!"
--Jim Kohlmoos, president, National Education Knowledge Industry Association (NEKIA)
"Wow, I wish Ron Dietel's book had been available when we were raising our children. The succinct and credible descriptions of real life experiences in nurturing children to become successful is a must read for all parents. A gem of a book!"
--Gregory Bowman, superintendent, Burbank Unified School District, California
"This is a very positive book. Dietel shares hundreds of constructive ideas, including many from experts in education, of how parents may be involved with children's learning across the grades."
--Joyce L. Epstein, director, Center on School, Family, andCommunity Partnerships, Johns Hopkins University
"Dietel has combined theory with parental experience to produce an eminently practical, hands-on guide. ?Any parent who wants to help a child learn will find Get Smart! an invaluable tool."
--Kathy Seal, coauthor, Motivated Minds: Raising Children to Love Learning
"However well your child is doing in school today, he or she can get better by following Ron Dietel's Get Smart strategies."
--Donna Elder, former principal, Corinne A. Seeds University Elementary School, and president-elect, National Association of Laboratory Schools
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Get smart!: nine sure ways to help your child succeed in schoolUser Review - Not Available - Book Verdict
Going beyond mere strategies, Dietel, an assistant director at the National Center for Research on Evaluation, Standards and Student Testing, weighs in with a nine-point "learning model," designed to ... Read full review