Interacting with parents presents an important opportunity for teachers to make sure that pupils' positive behaviour is praised, academic achievements are celebrated and disruptive behaviour is addressed quickly and efficiently. After all, parents and teachers are working towards the same goal: what's best for the student. To support effective parent-teacher communication, we’ve gathered a selection of practical tools, which will help you to deal with a range of situations.
Be punctual and prepared with this collection of resources to ready yourself for parent-teacher conferences including appointment sheets, school trip presentations, welcome meetings and exam information.
Here is the pack of Parent Teacher Conferences forms that will be very helpful during parent teacher conference session. ! Included in this pack are: 1. Conference request form 2. Conference reminder notice 3. Pre-conference Survey form 4. Student self evaluation form 5. Minutes of meeting 6. Pare...
A form I created last year for Parents Evening. Each child had one and I wrote in levels and any other notes I wanted to mention. It meant I had something in front of me for each child and could write anything down the parents wanted me to follow up. Printed 2 per sheet so the form was A5
Parent Conference - 27 Tips for Good Communication. Communicating with parents is one of the most important things we do as teachers. When we can work together with a child's parents toward common goals, we improve the atmosphere for learning. Here are some tips to help make all your parent conferen...
44 pages on powerpoint - up to date and inclusive presentation on drugs, alcohol, the myths and the facts. How to talk to your children, how to role model, what to do if you are concerned. With notes. Whole presentation takes approximately 2 hours with Q and A and comfort break, but can be done in 1...
* 3 template sheets for parent/teacher meetings: * 15-minute time slots. * 10-minute time slots. * 5-minute time slots. * Teacher breaks are incorporated into the table. * PDF and Word formats available so fully editable.
Get your parent/carer volunteers organised and briefed with one easy kit. We found at our school that we weren't 'getting the most' out of our volunteers in school when it came to 1:1 reading so I put together a briefing presentation/handout for volunteers. Feedback from our volunteers was very...
Update parents and guardians on their childs academic and behavioural progress and achievements both in and out the classrooms with these praise postcards and notes, behaviour and reading logs and certificates of achievement.
Keep all your parent contacts in one place on this easy to use spreadsheet. Includes a separate sheet for each month of the school year, a field for last name, first name, date, and a field with a drop down menu for type of contact (phone, email, etc.) Editable for your classroom needs. - HappyEdugator
A super tool to encourage students to reflect on learning journey and to share with parents at parent teacher meeting. Suitable and adaptable for all students and levels. Encourages positive and proactive as well as guided conversation with students, parents and teachers.
A guide that is great to hand to parents on parents evening for students in Y10 and Y11. It gives advice on how students should prepare for exams (prior, on the day and in the exam) and how parents can assist with these preparations. Used with great success
These resources are ideal for school E-safety Officers, computer science co-ordinators or primary class teachers, as they help to establish some basic e-safety guidelines and to create communication between home and school. 1\. The newsletter is designed to be sent to parents of primary (KS1 &a...
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Whole school resources perfect for continuing professional development and sharing best practice for working with parents and guardians.