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Failing Students or Failing Schools?: A Parent’s Guide to Reading Instruction and Intervention
by Faith Borkowsky

Is reading a struggle for your child? Does it cause your child stress or embarrassment? Are you confused by the mixed messages received from teachers and other professionals?

Is reading a struggle for your child? Does it cause your child stress or embarrassment? Are you confused by the mixed messages you receive from teachers and other professionals? Then this book is for you!

This parent-friendly book will help you understand the various causes of reading difficulties and how you can support your child. With over thirty years of experience as a teacher, reading specialist, regional literacy coach, and administrator, Faith Borkowsky explains why so many children struggle to read and what you need to know to help your child.

This book includes special sections on:

  • The best, proven way to teach children to read
  • Factors that can influence reading comprehension difficulties
  • What you need to know if your child is receiving reading intervention
  • What you can do at home to supplement your child’s intervention
  • How to help with homework
  • And much more!

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Also available on Amazon

Reading Intervention Behind School Walls: Why Your Child Continues to Struggle
by Faith Borkowsky

Is reading a struggle for your child? Does it cause your child stress or embarrassment? Are you confused by the mixed messages received from teachers and other professionals?

Whether your child is just beginning to learn to read or has been a “lifer” in intervention services, this parent-friendly book will help you understand the causes of reading difficulties and how you can support your child.

In Reading Intervention Behind School Walls, the author shares her personal experiences and depth of knowledge about literacy education to explore questions you may have, such as:

  • Can your child really read?
  • Why hasn’t your child progressed despite years of intervention?
  • When does reading comprehension begin?
  • Can any reading program guarantee success?
  • What can be done to ensure all students have a firm foundation for learning?

In addition to parents, proactive teachers and administrators interested in changing the hearts, minds, and actions of school district decision makers will come away with solutions that address the current literacy challenges in our schools.

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