14 Things Your Kid's Teachers Wish They Could Tell You

TeacherOne of my best friends is a teacher. Over the last 15 years, I've heard from her all about parents, good and bad. Before I even had kids, I knew from my friend just how hard teachers work and how much parents can help or hinder what happens in the classroom. 

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Now that I have a kid in school, I try to remember to think of his teachers as allies and to remember all the things that I've heard are parenting faux pas. But, I wonder what ELSE I don't know that teachers haven't told me.

So I asked my friend and 13 other teachers to give it to me straight: What do they wish parents knew or understood? What should we just STOP doing? Here's what your kid's teacher isn't telling you.

 

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