Parent-Teacher Conference Across 8 Time Zones

Desperately wanting to be part of your child’s educational experience but finding it difficult to coordinate your schedule and attend meetings? If you think you have trouble, try taking part when you are 8 time zones away! Deployed in Afghanistan with the 1-17th Infantry Battalion makes it challenging for Capt. Eric Livengood to attend his daughter Alison’s parent-teacher conference.   Teacher Tom Jones solves the problem using “an alternative means of meeting participation”. “It seemed like …Read more