Nancy Adler Jones

The Fear Equation: Solving a Complex Parent-Teacher Problem

Many teachers find themselves challenged by the dynamics of the relationship between administration, parents and themselves.  The Fear Equation is an insightful article that describes the psychological issues any teacher brings into the arena of the school conference and offers useful coping strategies.  It also describes the psychological issues that parents bring into the relationship, which helps the teacher relate more successfully. Parent Teacher Conferences offers specific tips for teachers, parents and administrators to deal with the fear, anxiety, and anger that often emerges in these relationships.

Sun, September 20 2009 » Teachers