Academics / Rhetoric

Parental Roles


E-CjD-IMG_2223_MEAt this stage of learning, students will be working much more independently than they ever have before. However, taking a “hands off” approach to your child’s education at this stage is absolutely discouraged. Rhetoric students desperately need interactive discussion to help process the topics being tackled in the classroom. Additionally, parents may need to serve as private tutors as their students begin to study more difficult material. It is not unusual to find that rhetoric students need assistance in reading or comprehending more complex primary sources. Roles for parents of rhetoric stage students include:

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