March 19, 2012

Spring Conference Time!

Don't miss this article, it is a great one to read and pass on to staff members and colleagues.  It has relevant information that we should all know and practice!

Here is a link and the very beginning of the article!

Holding Effective Conferences with Parents of ELLs by Judie Haynes

photo by comedynose

Conference time is coming up and that gnawing worry about how you can effectively communicate with parents of your English Language Learner (ELL) students may be taking hold.  Don’t panic.  We’ve asked ELL specialist and author, Judie Haynes, to share with you some easy and effective tips for holding conferences with parents who may or may not speak English.

Thanks Judie ~ great article!

Happy Teaching!


  1. Hi Lori, I am a fellow TBTS member and I just wanted to come introduce myself. I look forward to chatting with you and learning from so many teachers that have the same goal with their blog.
    The Picture Book Teacher's Edition

    1. Hi Shawna,
      I am glad you stopped by and said hi! I am on my way over to see your blog!


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