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Category Archives: parent comferences

Day Care Note to Leave Your Cell Phones Somewhere Else

I used to be the Director of a Day Care Center (before cellphones).  I loved the way our little ones ran to their parents when they were being picked up … Continue reading

February 2, 2017 · Leave a comment

How to Get Your School’s Parents Involved

My latest 10 years of teaching in an public elementary school were quite successful for me in many ways.  One of the ways to mention is that I was able to … Continue reading

November 23, 2016 · Leave a comment

How to get Parents to Show Up at Conferences

I know that your school year has just begun.  And I also know that many of you are already thinking about your first of many Parent Conferences that you’ll have … Continue reading

August 28, 2016 · Leave a comment

Teachers: What Helps You with Students?


August 17, 2016 · Leave a comment

What do you do when your child hates school?

Of course, the answer to this question is to ask some questions of your own. Ask for explanations and descriptions before calling the teacher. Whenever I received this type of … Continue reading

August 11, 2016 · Leave a comment

Best APPs For Students, Parents, Teachers in Education

I just found this website that contains hundreds of apps for children, parents, and teachers.  I have never seen such a list before!  Thank you, Katie Williams for publishing this … Continue reading

April 23, 2015 · Leave a comment

A Letter to your Students’ Parents

I always sent a letter to my students’ parents attached to their last report card but I never thought of sending home a letter at the beginning of each school … Continue reading

March 10, 2015 · Leave a comment

How in the world can we get parents involved?

Thank you my blog friends.  I received an inquiry about how to get parents to attend conferences.  Oh, I do completely understand your frustration!  I have several ideas that I’ve … Continue reading

February 23, 2015 · Leave a comment

Age Appropriate Chores Chart

Are you wondering how to teach your children and/or students to become independent citizens?  I just saw this chart again and thought it would be appropriate for my readers who … Continue reading

January 16, 2015 · Leave a comment