Parent-Teacher Conference Prep

These tips and questions will help you make the most of your parent-teacher conference.

By GreatSchools Staff

Before the Conference

1. Make an appointment.

2. Ask your child:

3. Make a list.

During the Conference

1. Listen carefully.

2. Ask questions.

Here are some sample questions: How is my child doing in class?

What should I know about homework?

What if my child is behind?

What if my child is ahead?

How is my child doing in general?

How can we stay in touch?

3. Share.

After the Conference