How do you prepare for parents' evenings? As a teacher, or as a parent?
There is no doubt that many teachers find their role stressful. We all have different trigger points. This can range from the working mark load, dealing with disruptive pupils or classes to the bullying boss. I often found that my biggest form of anxiety was dealing with the parents of children. My whole week could be derailed by the ranting parent making a complaint, especially when I felt we were doing everything that we possibly could for their child.
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