Schoolfamily Q&A

Ask questions and share answers to help your parent-teacher group have a successful year.

Joining our community is required to ask and answer questions. After you register you can select “anonymous” when asking questions.

All Topics

(2 responses)

Avoidance of homework
Why does my son deliberately make mistakes to avoid studying? Should I continue until I get the correct...
Asked by GrannyNorine in Challenges

(7 responses)

How do I get my teen daughter motivated to want to do better in school?
My daughter is in 9th grade and is in the IB Honors program, but with high school being an adjustment,...
Asked by Anonymous in Challenges

(1 response)

an essay
how can my child finish her 2 page essay in 2 days on Mae Carol Jemison ?
Asked by Anonymous in Elementary School

(2 responses)

please help !!
My son has a learning disability and ADHD..he is on the waiting list for alta du toit,special needs school..placement...
Asked by mariolise in Challenges

(1 response)

learing styles.
My daugther can tell you things beyond her age. the promblem is she cant put it on paper and she s failing...
Asked by Pamela williams in Challenges

(2 responses)

multiplication tables
my grandson has started learning his times tables. When I learned my tables the lay out was i.e. 4 x1=4,...
Asked by whiskey24 in Being an Involved Parent at School

(1 response)

Nighttime behavior
For the last week my 8 year old (2nd) grader does not want to sleep upstairs and she won't fall asleep...
Asked by Concerned Older Mother in Discipline/Behavior

(1 response)

i have a big problem
my kid just got in a fight and i need help to figure out what to do with him
Asked by smart single dad in Choosing a School/Moving Schools

(3 responses)

Having Problem sitting still in the classroom
My son failing math and languge art. Teachers said that he having problem stayig focus. Counselor said...
Asked by Alexander in Learning Disabilities/Special Needs

(1 response)

How to get my child to reading? - My child struggled with his reading. Does anyone have any suggestions...
Asked by ballmom in Testing & Standards


Do you allow your children to watch TV or play on the computer before doing their homework?