"What are the basis for your concerns? (I don't expect you to elaborate here - but you should be able to communicate them). I think you need to be clear and concrete about your concerns - and have you tried discussing your concerns with…"
"When my sons' grade 7-8 school did student-led conferences, it was definitely not done in the presence of other students. It was just like other parent-teacher interviews, except my son led it, with support from his teacher. They had prepped…"
"I have never heard of the ¨Student-led group conference¨ before and I have to agree, I would not be comfortable discussing my child in front of his or her peers either. I have always taught in a school where the more traditional…"
"Two years ago our elementary school went to the "Student-led group conference" to replace the tradition parent-teacher interview. Basically, you are in the classroom with one or two other families, and your child is expected to…"
"That sounds very frustrating to say the least. While it should be unnecessary to take the lead on this, perhaps this could be an opportunity to model partnership building by requesting a sit-down with the relevant Board officials.
Before you begin,…"