Parents | Raising readers & learners.

Home of Parent & Child Magazine

Amy Mascott

A Reading Specialist and former high school English teacher, Amy Mascott is a Literacy Consultant, working with area schools to help train their Reading Teachers and design their Literacy Programs. She also tutors students, ranging from pre-K through grade 12, several evenings a week; she assesses students’ reading abilities, and she creates a goal-driven plan to help them meet with success in English and Reading.

She views her position as a stay-at-home mom with a strong background in education as an opportunity to help out her pals by sharing with them some of the “insider secrets” of teaching to use on their own children.

Hoping to create an easy way for parents to interact with the bloggers they read and for parents–and teachers–to share their super-cool ideas without going through the trouble of starting a blog, Amy developed we teach. A sort of ‘virtual teachers’ lounge’, we teach has grown quickly and steadily in a very short time, and is a place for everyone to learn, share, and grow.

Contributions

black-history-month-middle-grade-books-amy-mascott-blog
by Amy Mascott
These books act as great Black History Month conversation starters for middle-grade readers.
volunteering-mlk-amymascott-blog
by Amy Mascott
Each year, many people around the country spend time in January volunteering and helping others. Why not try it with your family this year?
january-check-in-amy-mascott
by Amy Mascott
School success is often a home, school, and student partnership. Make sure that each person is doing his or her job!
by Amy Mascott
From A to Z, we have your New Year Reading Resolutions covered!
by Amy Mascott
Reuse holiday giftwrap for bookmarks, bookplates, and reading logs.
talk-tween-books-blog
by Amy Mascott
Books are a great bridge to conversation with your tween. Here are the three best times to talk to him or her.
best-books-2014-blog
by Amy Mascott
Here's a list of the best children's books of the year, and why you and your child will love them.
cool-books-for-crafty-kids-amy-mascott-blog
by Amy Mascott
Craft books today aren't even close to what they once were—most come with everything young crafters need from start to finish!
by Amy Mascott
Setting aside time for baking and memory-making can be made much sweeter when followed by some relevant, related reading.
11172014-give-kids-voice-blog
by Amy Mascott
Giving back during this holiday season is empowering and exciting for kids. The time to start is now!

Pages

Find Just-Right Books