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Good Reasons to Call Parents
by Beula Postlewait


I can remember as a beginning teacher being apprehensive about calling a parent whose child had created some serious problem in the classroom or continued to make failing grades. I wondered if the parents would argue with me, take the child’s side and ignore my efforts, or simply not return the call. In my training, I learned to start with something complimentary about the child, give the bad news and discuss how to solve the problem, and close with a positive thought about the child. 

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