We all know that working with kids and teenagers is hard. Rewarding, yes — but it can be tough. Students are in the process of maturing, and you often have to navigate sensitive situations that impact student development.

In trying times, it can be difficult to figure out the right way to communicate. How you handle and impart bad or sensitive news is incredibly important — it can be the difference between uniting your community or alienating students, parents, and even staff.

How to know when to send a message

Some negative instances, such as a student repeatedly showing up tardy to class,...

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  • About the Author:

    Zareena Zaidi is a content writer at ParentSquare.