12 Help Your Child Succeed u Provide school supplies and a place to study u Help set academic goals u Insist on daily attendance u Attend all parent programs u See all midterm reports and report cards u Use rewards and consequences u Encourage a healthy lifestyle u Help improve organizational skills u Teach time management u Make homework your child’s responsibility u Encourage involvement in school activities u Encourage independent problem solving u Provide academic support “There are two great things that you can give your children: one is roots, the other is wings.” Hodding Carter, journalist