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Parent Information

Parent Information

For students:

Take the Study Skills Inventory online at http://www.smartkidswithld.org/
Use the Study Skills checklist also at www.ucc.vt.edu/stdysk/checklis.html
What is involved in finding the time to study? Visit www.ucc.vt.edu/stdysk/stdyhlp.html
Learn survival strategies for taking tests at www.mtsu.edu/~studskl/teststrat.html
Links to many other sites for students, parents and teachers is at www.homeworkandstudyskills.com/studylinks.html
Links to more resources: www.mindtools.com/pages/main/newMN_ISS.htm
Tips on time management, taking tests, taking notes, etc. http://www.learnmoreindiana.org/k12academics/Pages/publications.aspx
Learning styles inventories and an 80 item Multiple Intelligences Inventory are online at www.uni.edu/walsh/linda7.html
Ask any question at http://www.refdesk.com/expert.html Areas range from science to animals to health to education, etc.
See various study guides, test taking tips, classroom tips, etc. in any of 26 different languages at http://www.studygs.net/

For parents:

Study and organizational skills information is at www.teachersandfamilies.com/open/parent/homework1.cfm
Order booklets or print them (English and Spanish) on various topics dealing with helping a child succeed in school at www.ed.gov/parents/landing.jhtml
Parent tips sheets in English and Spanish on a wide range of topics such as helping with homework and teen anxiety at www.floridapartnership.usf.edu/resources.html
Tips sheets for parents on how to help children with learning disabilities succeed in school can be found at www.smartkidswithld.org/