Tag Archives: parent-teacher conferences

A well-deserved adult beverage before sleep

Parent-teacher-student conferences are usually fruitful, especially because the students lead these themselves. They talk about their strengths and their challenges in each of their classes. They respond to the grades they have received and the narratives each teacher has written … Continue reading

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Parent/ Student/ Teacher conferences

I had parent/ student/ teacher conferences today from 7:00 am to 5:00 pm this afternoon with a twenty minute break for lunch. Some of these interactions were easy. Others were rather intense. A few invigorating. I’m emotionally exhausted. Sometimes I wonder … Continue reading

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Processing Parent/ Teacher/ Student conferences

To X– What a bright and intelligent person you are. You have such a genuine and honest voice on paper. You are able to put ideas together in a way that is so sophisticated, so mature, so clever. You’re a … Continue reading

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