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Continued: Do your child and teacher make a good fit?

  • Article by: G.J. OLSON , Special to the Star Tribune
  • Last update: August 13, 2013 - 9:27 AM

• If your school doesn’t have a formal policy, advocate in writing and explain what would work best for your child and why.

Be flexible. For those at the secondary level, where students are only with teachers for one period a day, landing a teacher with a different style lets kids figure out how to work with others.

G.J. Olson is a retired teacher and freelance writer from Faribault, Minn.

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