Parent Conferences

  112 views

Sophie, my fifteen month old daughter, spends two days a week at daycare. I was eager to attend the first parent conference this spring to hear about what she's learning and how they see her developing. Besides the "hi" and "bye" when I pick her up, I rarely have time to talk with her teachers. I appreciated the chance to get to know her caregiver, to hear how much she loves Sophie, and to share the ways I see her growing. I left with a greater sense of appreciation for all they do and ideas for ways I could help Sophie continue to grow.

What if the same thing happened in our children and youth ministry programs? I found this article from the Fuller Youth Institute so interesting that I had to pass it along! Check it out, and post your thoughts below. Do you have a one-on-one time to talk with parents or caregivers? What might this look like in your church?

Posted in:
Image Credit

The Network hosts user-submitted content.
Posts don't necessarily imply CRCNA endorsement, but must comply with our community guidelines.

Let's Discuss…

We love your comments! Thanks for your help upholding the Community Guidelines to make this an encouraging and respectful community for everyone.