How to Turn Things around for Struggling Student

Question: My daughter has struggled the past few months in fourth grade. What can we do to turn things around for her? - Want to Help

Answer: It is not unusual for children to struggle at some time or other in school. The secret to turning things around is prompt intervention. Talk to your daughter's teacher now to find out specifically why your child is struggling and if special testing might be required to pinpoint her difficulties. Then discuss with her teacher how you can use this summer to help your daughter so that next year will be easier for her. The answer could be summer school, tutoring or some special help that you can provide.