A child’s teacher has a significant impact of that child’s life….at every grade. It is so important for both teacher and parent to work at meaningful communication. I believe that both teachers and parents have good intentions. Here is an example of a conversation that we can learn from:
Parent-Teacher Communication from Understood
What Having the “Wrong” Teacher Taught Me About My Son With ADHD
“I also learned how important it was to communicate with the teacher early and often. I tried to arrange a meeting for the first week of school so I could explain my son’s challenges and strengths. Once, a teacher who didn’t seem like a good fit turned out to be great for my son once we really started talking…”
Get tips on how to improve your relationship with your child’s teacher. Use these sentence starters to help kick off the conversation. And read expert advice on changing teachers during the school year.