Homework Talk! by Cheli Cerra
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Homework Talk!
By Cheli Cerra

Homework Talk!

The Art of Effective Communication About Your Child's Homework

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Format: Paperback

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Homework Talk! by Cheli Cerra

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Put an end to nightly homework battles! Homework Talk! provides parents with simple and practical advice to help them deal with the many issues that can come up surrounding their children's homework. The authors, Cheli Cerra and Ruth Jacoby, have identified fifty-two typical homework situations and provided tips, strategies, and advice for handling each of them. Are you concerned about: Making sure your child is doing all of his homework on time? Talking to a teacher who assigns too much homework? Understanding how much help to give your child? Motivating your child to handle homework issues on her own? Overcoming your child's resistance to doing particular types of homework? If you answered yes to any of these questions, then Homework Talk! is the book you need. Don't wait to start working with your child and your child's teachers to make homework a simple and productive process for everyone. Praise for other books in Cheli Cerra and Ruth Jacoby's School Talk series: "A must-read for today's educational leader." --Jack Canfield Co-author of Chicken Soup for the Parent's Soul on Principal Talk! "An amazing compilation of what to say to parents." --Harry K. Wong Ed.D., author of The First Days of School on Teacher Talk!

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780787982737
ISBN-10: 0787982733
Format: Paperback
(254mm x 202mm x 11mm)
Pages: 160
Imprint: Jossey-Bass Inc.,U.S.
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons Inc
Publish Date: 15-Aug-2006
Country of Publication: United States

Books By Author Cheli Cerra

Test Talk! by Cheli Cerra Test Talk!, Paperback (February 2007)

Test Talk! provides a wealth of practical advice on how to deal with common issues that may arise with student testing, from kindergarten through high school.

Parent Talk! by Cheli Cerra Parent Talk!, Paperback (May 2005)

This must--have guide for parents provides "snapshots" of just about every conceivable situation than can arise between a parent, a student, and a school and provides clear, simple suggestions on ways to deal with the situations. From "My childa s friend is a bad influence. " to "I dona t understand the results from my childa s test.

School Board Talk! by Cheli Cerra School Board Talk!, Paperback (May 2005)

This is an informational handbook for aspiring and veteran school board members of K-12 public schools. This much-needed resource provides snapshots of 50 situations encountered by school board members and includes strategies for solving common problems.

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Author Biography - Cheli Cerra

CHELI CERRA, M.Ed., is a school principal, former teacher, and mother of two. Under her leadership, her schools received an A+ rating from the Florida Department of Education. Cerra has been featured on over thirty radio shows around the country as well as in Women's Day magazine. RUTH JACOBY, Ed.D., is the founding principal of the Somerset Academy charter schools for grades pre-K-5, which also received an A+ rating. She has more than thirty years' experience as an administrator and educator in traditional public, private, and charter schools. Both Jacoby and Cerra are public speakers and have spoken at state and national conferences.

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