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When I was student teaching, I had the idealistic view that teaching alone was the most powerful way to influence the success of students.

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Although research shows that teacher expectations significantly affect the success of students in a classroom setting, I don’t believe we can overemphasis the power of a parent’s influence in shaping how children learn.

Ruby Payne*, in her research for Framework For Understanding Poverty, identifies 8 essential resources that students must have to experience significant success in school: Read More The Power of Parent Support