Getting along with parents is a skill we must learn to be effective teachers. Communicating with parents and working with them is always going to be a part of what we do as teachers. Here’s 4 ways you can connect with parents and build a positive relationship with them, even the difficult ones.

4 Ways To Connect With Parents

Great teachers know how to connect with parents and navigate this relationship journey so that everyone benefits.

Here’s 4 ways you can connect with parents and build a positive relationship with them, even the difficult ones.

  1. Treat parents with respect.
  2. Listen and respond.
  3. Communicate regularly.
  4. Get parents involved.

 

Episode Resources

Several resources and links were mentioned in this episode:

  1. Winning Parent Teacher Interviews Part 1
  2. Winning Parent Teacher Interviews Part 2
  3. The Winning With Parents Super Pack – 10 audio sessions, accompanying worksheets, planner, certificate and more. Super practical and super helpful.
  4. How To Have A Difficult Conversation