Empowering Teachers to Enhance Adolescents' Motivation for Science

CHAPTER 6: SUCCESS

Resources

5. Parental Involvement

Newsletter for parents. See Goal Setting under Support Academic Success in the second column.

Parents can help support their children’s success and help them build their confidence. The Archimedes Initiative project features successful science students talking with and about their parents.

Homework help and science opportunities parents can utilize listed on the U.S. Department of Energy Office of Scientific and Technical Information website.

Success Resources

1. Attributions

2. Goal Setting

3. Self-monitoring

4. Science Study Resources

5. Parental Involvement

6. Videos about Success