Parent-Teacher Conferences can be frustrating for everyone involved. They are supposed to be an opportunity to stay on the same page with the teacher and school. But often, it feels like there are “unsaid words” and things left unspoken, but relevant to the success of the child. We love this article because it includes a chart to help “decode” the teacher’s comments and provide parents with some specific questions to clear up the confusion.
Specifically, the chart includes:
What the teacher says
What it could mean
What you can ask
See the image below for an example. Once again, this article is from our favorite resource, Understood.org.