Free Workshops Help Parents with Kids' Homework

The Palm Harbor Library and Sylvan Learning Center are teaming up to help parents help their kids with homework.

Do your eyes glaze over in confusion when trying to help your children with their math homework? Does your child hate to read?

A series of free workshops at the Palm Harbor Library might be just what you need. and are teaming up to host the workshops for parents who'd like to help their kids with their homework.

The workshops will be held on three days in October and November and will cover the following topics-

  • Forgotten Math- 6:30 - 7:30 p.m., Tues. Oct. 6 This workshop is for parents of middle school students and will offer different "stations" where parents can learn about math concepts they may have forgotten.
  • I Hate Reading- 6:30 - 7:30 p.m., Tues. Oct. 18 This workshop helps parent find ways to help struggling readers through fun, interactive activities that promote confidence and build skills.
  • I Hate Math- 6:30-7:30 p.m., Tues. Nov. 1 This workshop helps parents find ways to learn math concepts through fun, hands-on activities.

Pre-registration for the workshops is required and space is limited. For more information, or to register for any or all of the workshops, call the Palm Harbor Library's Youth Services Dept. at (727) 784-3332 Ext. 3018.

The Palm Harbor Library is located at 2330 Nebraska Ave. 727-784-3332 

Jackqueline September 24, 2011 at 03:19 PM
We should do something to help our children to compete with the international students. Our children are good, intelligent and smart. They can do better; accelerate innovation by having more challenging Math curriculum like Tutorteddy or Saxon to match the exceptional level of intelligence; we need to introduce a math program that will increase the expectation of what our young generation can achieve.


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