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Connecting With Your Kid’s Teachers

Your child’s backpack is stocked with shiny folders, new pencils and blank paper full of potential. While some southern Idaho students have gone back to class, the majority will return Tuesday. As parents, you’ve made sure immunizations are current, clothes fit and your kid can find her classroom. But what about forging a relationship with the person with whom your student will spend the bulk of his days? Parent-teacher camaraderie isn’t just about hosting the class’s harvest party. It gives the educator tools to teach and gives parents insight, as well. 5 tips on how to build a relationship with your child's teachers here.

Question: Do you try to build a relationship with your child's teachers?



D.F. Oliveria
D.F. (Dave) Oliveria joined The Spokesman-Review in 1984. He currently is a columnist and compiles the Huckleberries Online blog and writes about North Idaho in his Huckleberries column.

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