Parent Involvement in Reading

Elish-Piper, Laurie
March 2013
Illinois Reading Council Journal;Spring2013, Vol. 41 Issue 2, p58
The article offers the author's insights on the aspects of the English Language Arts standards related to speaking, language, and writing. The author recommends parents to focus on the three ideas regarding the Common Core State Standards (CCSS) such as helping children become career ready and the reading standards for K-5 grades. She mentions that teachers and students should focus on reading literary texts, learning through reading texts, and reading with evidence from texts.


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