What Makes a Parent Love a Teacher - terrific post by Jennifer of Cult of Pedagogy about the importance of getting to know your students and some tips doing that. More importantly, create positive connections with your students.
7 Things You Should Never Say to the Parent of a Highly Sensitive Child (by Megan Stonelake)
Middle school teachers educate students, typically in sixth through eighth grades. They help students build on the fundamentals they learned in elementary school and prepare them for the more difficult curriculum they will face in high school.
Helping Kids Explore Their Interests When You Don’t Have a Clue
Great idea for Open house "Meet the Teacher" Night ~ One of my favorite ideas is that she has parents write a note to their child. Then, she puts the notes on their desks for them to find on the first day of school!
TPT freebie: Build a positive relationship with your parents and students by sending home a positive note each month. This pack has a note template for each month of the school year and a chart to keep track of who has got a note for the month!