How a Student Planner Facilitates Learning

The most important tool for school that you can get for your child is a student planner. They are wonderful and they have many benefits. Sometimes the school gives each student one, but if your school does not provide them you can buy a planner or you can even make one.

The student planners, or "student agendas" as they are sometimes called,

usually have a school handbook attached to them when they are provided by teachers. This way it does not get lost and the student and the parents can go back and look at it. The handbook has a lot of important information in it. It includes everything from the dress code to school closures. It also covers behavior and discipline issues. The handbook usually will have contact numbers and information on holidays.

A girl in a classroom writes on a paper.

The student planner can have pockets in them to hold things like homework and permission slips. There also can be messages from the teacher. There is usually a check-off sheet for the parent to initial or sign to verify that the child has done their homework. Planners are a great way for parents to see for themselves what their child is doing in school. It also helps the parent because if they know what is going on in their child’s classes it makes it easier to help with homework.

Student planners also usually contain a monthly calendar that will tell the child as well as the parents when their will be holidays or early school closings. There will be activities listed and importan