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10 Tips for a Successful Parent-Teacher Conference

by Peggy Gisler, Ed.S. and Marge Eberts, Ed.S.

Parent-teacher conferences present an excellent opportunity to find out how your child is adjusting to the new school year and to get to know her teachers.

Here are some general hints on how to have a successful conference.

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Talk to Your Child


Ask your child if there is anything that he would like you to discuss with the teacher.

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Eating a colorful diet or fruits and veggies helps ensure your child is getting the nutrients he needs to keep his brain sharp while at school. Aim to pack three or more different colored foods in his lunch (or for snack) every day.


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