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Overview of the U.S. Educational System
Do you know how these education options differ?
Sources of funding
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Language Arts teaching methods:
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1) Your child is struggling academically.
2) Your child is not being challenged.
3) Your child is having a tough time socially.
4) Your child does not like the teacher.
5) Your child thinks the teacher does not like him/her.
6) Your child is doing great, so, what to talk about?
Things to remember:
Source: National PTA
Name of Child ____________________ Grade ________
1) Student Strengths Observed at Home by Parent:
2) Student Needs Observed at Home by Parent:
3) Suggestions for Action: (To be completed during the conference). Home Setting:
Source: Scholastic Publishing