ERIC Number: EJ644186
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2002
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Parent Conferencing Gets a New Focus in Tacoma, Washington.
Hess, Mary Anne
NEA Today, v20 n5 p24-25 Feb 2002
Describes how parent teacher conferences in elementary schools in Tacoma, Washington, differ from traditional conferences by starting early in the schools year, being held at least twice a year, lasting about 40 minutes, including students, developing goals using conference information, and involving parents and students in developing goals to work on at home. (SM)
Descriptors: Elementary Education, Parent Participation, Parent Teacher Conferences, Parent Teacher Cooperation, Teamwork
National Education Association, 1201 16th St., N.W., Washington, DC 20036-3290.
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Location: Washington