ERIC Number: ED265131
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1984
Reference Count: 0
Focus on Parent-Teacher Conferences.
Hamachek, Alice L.; Romano, Louis G.
This handbook for teachers on conducting a successful parent-teacher conference offers suggestions on: (1) key factors of a successful conference; (2) kinds of individual conferences; (3) creating a positive conference environment; (4) preparing for the conference; (5) conducting the conference; (6) concluding the conference; (7) following the conference; and (8) evaluating the conference. The major points are briefly summarized and some questionable practices in parent-teacher conferencing are pointed out. The appendix includes a sample of a school district's parent guide and a sample form for summarizing a parent-teacher-student conference. (JD)
Descriptors: Intermediate Grades, Middle Schools, Parent Teacher Conferences, Parent Teacher Cooperation, Teacher Responsibility, Teacher Role
Louis G. Romano, Michigan State University, 419 Erickson Hall, East Lansing, MI 48824 ($2.50).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: Michigan Association of Middle School Educators, East Lansing.