Every child learns differently. They have strengths and weaknesses. They are proud and they are discouraged. They work independently and they need help. These are the stages of learning for everyone, at every age and stage of their lives.
Parents are their children’s first teachers. They show children how to persevere in all situations and circumstances.
I like the suggestions in this piece. Especially this one:
“An entire family can benefit from adopting a growth mindset, and it can help everyone shift their thinking about the challenges one of them faces every day.”
Here is the whole article:
http://parenting.blogs.nytimes.com/2015/04/29/for-a-child-with-learning-differences-making-home-a-safe-harbor/?module=BlogPost-Title&version=Blog Main&contentCollection=Parent-Teacher Conference&action=Click&pgtype=Blogs®ion=Body