11 Tips for Getting Your Child’s Teacher on Your Side

Teaming up with your child’s teacher can mean the difference between success and failure in the classroom.

Communicate at the Teacher’s Convenience

Talking with your child’s teacher is much easier these days—emails, texts, phone calls, updates on websites. Early in the year, talk with the teacher to find out which method works best, so you can stay updated with what is going on in the classroom and homework assignments. Email may work one week, text another. Also determine with the teacher how often you should talk.
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