Re: A parent who can't read

    On 8/27/14, Jillian Sarkovics Giglio wrote:
    > I just found out one of my new kindergarten students
    > parents can't read. How do I deal with this? Obviously I
    > will communicate via phone as often as I can but
    > everything from homework to reminders need to be read.
    > How do I support this student when the parent won't be
    > able to?

    Do they speak another language? If so, could you use the
    internet to translate important information.
    If they cannot read English, there is usually help for non
    readers in a community of any size. You might want to contact
    the local librarian to find out if that is available.