Get the Most Out of Your Family Teacher Conference: What to Ask at Every Age
The school year is underway and it’s natural to have questions about what’s going on, day to day, with your tiny, awesome human. That’s one reason why family teacher conferences are so valuable!
“No matter how old your child is, it’s important to communicate regularly with teachers and stay plugged into your school community,” says Ariel Acosta, Inclusion Services Advisor for KinderCare. “We do ours twice a year, because research shows that when families and teachers stay connected, children are better prepared to enter kindergarten and their social skills and achievement improve too. We are always thinking about how to set kids up for the most success, and we’re proud that the longer kids stay in our program, the better they do.”
If you have time to ask more, these are great questions teachers appreciate being asked at any age: