9 Questions to Ask at the Parent-Teacher Conference
What are my child’s specific strengths and weaknesses?
National Board certified teacher Angie Parmentier suggests that parents ask for detailed answers. "Not just the typical, 'Math is a weakness,' but things like, 'He has trouble with number sense and I notice that he still has to use fingers for simple addition.' This gives you specific information, and lets you know exactly what skills to work on at home."