Parent Teacher Conference Tip: Send home Parent Teacher Conference Reminder form (paper) and an e-mail reminder. If you use SignUp Genius to schedule your conferences, it will automatically e-mail parents a reminder. I still send a paper reminder too so
Though super simple as a print out that you can just sign, it shows parents that you cared that they showed up. It's great for assuring that they will come again next time because there is an element of mutual respect in the parent-teacher relationship.
Parent Teacher Conferences: 10 Tips and Tricks by Create-abilities Self-assessments for students to do right before a parent-teacher conference so that parents can see how the students think they are doing.