Remember when you were a kid and your teacher threatened to call your mom? You couldn’t imagine anything else more terrifying and you probably begged and pleaded, “Please, please don’t call my mom. Anything but that.” Fast-forward a few years and now your son’s teacher is calling home and you're on the receiving end. You’re probably begging and pleading, “Please, please don’t call me. Anything but this.”
When a teacher calls home, it can be a scary experience for a child—and even scarier for a parent. Check out my recent article that I wrote for Education.com, 7 Things to Do When a Teacher Calls Home. Hopefully, if you ever do get that dreaded phone call, you'll be a little more prepared and know just what to do.