Gibbs, Nancy; Bower, Amanda; August, Melissa; Berryman, Anne; Thomas, Cathy Booth; Healy, Rita; Kauffman, Elizabeth; McDowell, Jeanne; Rubiner, Betsy
February 2005
Time;2/21/2005, Vol. 165 Issue 8, p40
Discusses relations between teachers and parents in the U.S. Claim that many teachers find dealing with the expectations and complaints of parents to be the hardest part of their job; Profiles of several behaviors exhibited by parents, including over-involvement and aggression, which complicate the parent-teacher relationship; Methods for improving relations between parents and teachers.


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