It felt more like an open house night than a conference. She discussed my strong points and the areas in which I needed extra help. She then recommended extra practice that I could do to improve those areas. My teacher really demonstrated Standard 4. Using Developmentally Effective Approaches to Connect with Children and Families.
I learned that keeping a positive attitude is very important when doing a conference. I will also strive to keep the atmosphere positive. I will present the student’s strengths before I talk about the weaknesses. I will also add examples of student work and notes that I have made on their actions to their portfolio. Using a portfolio this way will really help me when I need examples of different skills and behaviors that the student ...Show more