Instructional strategies

Checklist: Questions to Ask About the School’s Math Instruction

By Amanda Morin

What do you need to know to support your child in math? How can you better understand what and how she’s learning? Here are some questions to ask your child’s school.

About the Curriculum
About Assessment and Intervention
About Effectiveness

It can help to know about math instruction programs when you talk with school staff. You might also be interested in learning about accommodations that can help with math issues.

About the Author

Portrait of Amanda Morin

Amanda Morin is a parent advocate, a former teacher and the author of The Everything Parent’s Guide to Special Education.

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Portrait of Kristen Hodnett

Kristen L. Hodnett, M.S.Ed., is a clinical professor in the department of special education at Hunter College in New York City.

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