Parent-Teacher ConflictsHigh-School Teacher TroubleIf you can't get through to your high-schooler's teacher, try contacting the department head.
WritingFourth-Grade Writing TroublesIf your fourth-grader is having trouble putting more than four words together in a sentence, it's time to have a teacher conference.
Child's AdvocatePart-Time Job: A Good Idea for a High School Student?Get exeprt advice on whether it's wise for a high school student to have a part-time job.
Dealing With BulliesStudents Are Targeting 14-Year-OldIn a serious situation like this, parents should insist on a meeting with all of their child's teachers, the school counselor, and others.
Gifted EducationGifted Son Being Punished by TeacherA parent seeks advice after the teacher tells her gifted child he must "earn" the right to receive more challenging schoolwork.
DyslexiaTeachers Aren't Helping, Despite IEPWhen your child's teachers are an obstacle to the IEP, there are steps you can take.
Relating to the TeacherToo Much Homework!Learn how to communicate with a teacher who assigns your child too much homework.
GradesReversing Negative Academic TrendsWhen a child's aptitude in a particular subject is declining, you can take steps to reverse the trend.
Parent-Teacher ConflictsSon Isn't Ready to GraduateWhat can you do when a vocational school says your son is ready to graduate and you disagree?
PTA and PTOIs There One Size of Cafeteria Table That's Best?The shape and size of tables make no difference if children aren't taught manners and respect for one another.
Gifted EducationTeacher Abuses Gifted ChildThere are important and appropriate steps to take when a child complains of mistreatment by a teacher.
Child's AdvocateLegal Advocacy for Boy with LDThere are several resources to turn to for help with legal advocacy.
Coping With GiftednessGetting Help from Teachers for Gifted ChildIt is especially important that parents of a gifted child establish a collaborative relationship with their child's teachers.
Child's AdvocateFifteen-Year-Old Is Struggling in SchoolTalk with the school counselor to see if she will be an advocate for you and your son.
Parent-Teacher ConferencesGranddaughter Is Doing Poorly in SchoolMeeting with a child's school counselor and her teachers can help you learn why she is having difficulties.
Parent-Teacher ConflictsTeacher TroubleThis expert suggests ways to deal with a failing teacher-parent relationship.
Parent-Teacher ConflictsDiffering ExpectationsDon't let your child be the conduit between you and the teacher, particularly when you have different behavioral expectations.
How to Get InvolvedTwelve-Year-Old Causing Trouble in SchoolWhen a former teacher's pet starts causing trouble in class, it's time to make an appointment with the child's school counselor.
Parent-Teacher ConflictsDoes the Teacher Expect Too Much?Before you can determine anything, you should meet face-to-face with the teacher, and bring your daughter along.
Child's AdvocateSchool Administrator Doesn't Understand LD/ADDWhen the school won't listen, the support of an advocate can help get mandated modifications/supports for your child.