5 top tips for handling difficult conversations with parents

The SEND Code of Practice emphasises the importance of working collaboratively with parents. Gemma Dexter outlines her top tips to foster positive relationships

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Gemma is lead practitioner at William Law CE Primary School.

Schools are in a unique position to foster strong working partnerships with parents, but sometimes we can't avoid having those awkward conversations.

Here are five simple ways to turn moments of crisis into moments of opportunity, and make every chat a productive one!  


Last Updated: 
16 May 2017