Here is a great resource from Edutopia on how teachers can work with, relate to and support the efforts of Generation X parents.
The end of the article suggests 5 tips for working collaboratively with Generation X parents:
- Listen to Us
- Include Us
- Put Us to Work
- Give Us Limits
- Work with Us
As we continue to set higher and higher standards for our students, the parent/teacher relationship is going to become more and more imperative. This article is a great resource for anyone looking to strengthen this relationship.