When meeting with teachers in Parent-Teacher conference it is possible that they may be alerting you to issues with your child without being direct. Perhaps they are limited by school regulations as to what or how much they can say. Or it may be that they are not sure how to communicate issues clearly.
As a parent, the more you know, the more you and your child will benefit from these interactions. Understood.org has created ideas on how to decode what your child’s teacher may really be saying in these conversations in this great article.