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Important Interactions - How To Communicate Effectively With Parents

Five of the best apps that help teachers communicate with parents

It’s vital that teachers make sure those at home – be they parents or carers – are aware of what goes on in the classroom.<p>I learned a lot about parental engagement in my job as a school improvement coach and member of the senior leadership team. As an edtech writer I often look at this issue from a …

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ClassDojo launches new tool to simplify parent-teacher communication

Classroom management tool ClassDojo has publicly launched a new offering called Class Story that it believes streamlines communications between teachers and parents. The aim is to eliminate newsletters and websites that teachers create in order to update parents about what’s going on in the …

Citizens Academy Parent Engagement Program

Gallup: Only 1 in 5 parents are engaged in their child's education

Only one in five parents are fully engaged in their child's school, according to new Gallup research.<p>Gallup rolled out its new measure of parental …

Top tips for teachers on engaging parents in learning

From having parents come in to speak about their jobs to sending postcards home, education experts share advice on parental engagement<p>Schools take a variety of creative approaches to involve parents in their child’s learning, from parent-student cooking classes to sending tweets about lesson …

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