The Answer Sheet: back to school night

Posted at 06:30 AM ET, 08/31/2010

Surviving back-to-school night

Two problems that can mar back to school night -- the annual event when parents and teachers get together at the start of the new year -- are the parents and the teachers

By Valerie Strauss  |  06:30 AM ET, 08/31/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Teachers, Teachers | Tags:  back to school night

Posted at 12:00 PM ET, 08/31/2009

New Rules for Back- to-School Night

This really happened: An administrator at a school in Montgomery County welcomed several hundred parents at back-to-school night by relating his extensive experience as an educator and as a soldier. Then he said, “So you can see I am...

By Valerie Strauss  |  12:00 PM ET, 08/31/2009 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Parents, Parents | Tags:  back to school night, parent, teachers