Parents have important knowledge about their child. It can be overwhelming for them to know what to communicate to the teacher about their child. This pamphlet can help. Often, parents tend to focus on their worries when speaking with the teacher. It is equally as important that parents share strengths, interests, and motivation. This information gives teachers a direction on ways to overcome difficulties.
This pamphlet includes an easy to understand visual graphic for parents, an annotated worksheet for parents to fill out and a sample template letter introducing their child. This resource is a great start to opening the lines of communication between home and school. Teachers can send this information to parents and ask for it to be returned. What a great way to get parent input on their child’s strengths, learning habits and so much more!