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February 22, 2018
House call: One struggling Aurora high school has moved parent-teacher conferences to family homes
Aurora Central High School has logged more than 400 home visits with parents this year.
January 24, 2018
Parents will get face time with teachers in a Colorado district that had done away with conferences
The calendar for the 2018-19 school year was approved by the Adams 14 school board Tuesday and includes scheduled times for parent-teacher conferences.
November 10, 2017
No more parent-teacher conferences: Why one Colorado school district is going with an online data system instead
Parents in the Commerce City district of Adams 14 are concerned about the district's elimination of parent teacher conferences this year.
breaking the mold
March 31, 2017
Goodbye parent-teacher conferences, hello poetry workshops: How New York City is redefining parent engagement
"Just because parents don’t come to school doesn’t mean they don’t want to support their children."
February 12, 2014
Fariña advises schools to stay positive in parent conferences
New Schools Chancellor Carmen Fariña wants parent-teacher conferences to feel good for the families that participate. In her weekly message to principals, Fariña reiterates her commitment…
October 25, 2013
Empty halls at one high school’s parent-teacher conference night
John Elfrank-Dana, the UFT chapter leader at beleaguered Murry Bergtraum High School in Manhattan, sent over this picture of Bergtraum’s halls at 7:15…
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