Parent Involvement in Reading: Growth Mindset and Grit: Building Important Foundations for Literacy Learning and Success at Home

Elish-Piper, Laurie
September 2014
Illinois Reading Council Journal;Fall2014, Vol. 42 Issue 4, p59
The article offers tips to promote parent communication, partnerships, and involvement in literacy development and school success of children. It discusses developing growth mindset and grit in children. It says that families can help children develop and maintain growth mindset by reminding them the time they learned something new that was challenging, helping them embrace frustration, and using children's literature to help them understand the importance of a growth mindset and grit.


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