Having a son with ADHD really reinforced the importance of my building a good working relationship with his teachers. Being married to a teacher didn’t hurt, either. It reminded me to look at things from that perspective, too.
While we all know that relationships are critical to success in life, we sometimes overlook the importance of the relationship with our child’s teacher. When we really stop and think about it, next to parents, teachers are often some of the most influential people in your child’s life.