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6 Tech Tools That Boost Teacher-Parent Communication

Posted on Tue, 08/23/2016 - 02:00 by Jeff Knutson

Essential tips and tools to improve the parent-teacher communication loop.

Grades

Pre-K–12

Topics

EdTech, Family Engagement

5 Talking Points About Tech for Your Back-to-School Night

Posted on Wed, 08/21/2019 - 14:35 by Jeff Knutson

Answer parents' questions about tech before they ask.

Grades

Pre-K–12

Topics

EdTech, Family Engagement

Parent Tips and Tricks for Distance Learning

Posted on Thu, 07/30/2020 - 12:45 by Christine Elgersma

Help parents and caregivers keep kids focused, interested, and balanced while learning from home.

Grades

Pre-K–12

Topics

Family Engagement

Why Teachers Should Be on Social Media

Posted on Wed, 10/04/2017 - 02:00 by Adam Burns

One teachers shares how he uses social media to improve his teaching.

Grades

3–12

Topics

Family Engagement, Relationships & Communication

Escape Summer Slump with the 4 Cs

Posted on Fri, 06/03/2016 - 02:00 by Darri Stephens

Share this list with your students' parents to keep kids learning all summer long!

Topics

Family Engagement

How to Add New EdTech to Your Back-to-School Toolkit

Posted on Mon, 08/01/2016 - 02:00 by Jennifer Keene

Start your school year with engaging digital tools!

Topics

EdTech, Family Engagement

Engage Your Community with Parent Digital Citizenship Academies

Posted on Wed, 07/11/2018 - 02:00 by Ben Cogswell

Learn how to make parents and caregivers an integral part of your digital citizenship program.

Grades

Pre-K–6

Topics

Digital Citizenship, Family Engagement

Sending Digital Citizenship Home

Posted on Wed, 01/27/2016 - 02:00 by Brisa Ayub

Promote the home-school connection with our newest resource for your digital citizenship toolkit.

Grades

K–12

Topics

Digital Citizenship, Family Engagement

What Educators Need to Know About Technology Addiction

Posted on Tue, 05/03/2016 - 02:00 by Michael Robb

Common Sense examines the latest scientific research about problematic media use in our new report.

Grades

Pre-K–12

Topics

Media Balance, Family Engagement

Streamline Parent-Teacher Communication Before the Year Starts

Posted on Tue, 08/30/2016 - 15:37 by Rae Ann Smith

"It’s going to spark more communication between the student and the parent -- and that can only benefit the child."

Grades

4–12

Topics

EdTech, Family Engagement

Digital Tools to Build Communication Skills

Posted on Mon, 09/12/2016 - 02:00 by Rachelle Dene Poth

Use reflective practice to encourage student relationships!

Grades

1–12

Topics

Family Engagement, Classroom Management

Tools to Help You Connect with Your Families

Posted on Mon, 12/12/2016 - 02:00 by Tracey Wong

Bridge the home-school divide with these digital tools.

Topics

Family Engagement, EdTech

7 Easy Ways to Get Families on Board with Digital Citizenship

Posted on Wed, 10/09/2019 - 02:00 by Erin Wilkey Oh

Make digital citizenship a priority at school and at home.

Grades

Pre-K–12

Topics

Digital Citizenship, Family Engagement

3 Fun Ways to Teach Media Balance with #DeviceFreeDinner

Posted on Thu, 11/14/2019 - 02:02 by Erin Wilkey Oh

Students can bring the learning home with these fun activities for classrooms and families.

Grades

Pre-K–12

Topics

Media Balance, Family Engagement

5 Easy Ways to Engage Families Through the End of the Year

Posted on Tue, 05/14/2019 - 02:00 by Erin Wilkey Oh

Nurture parent partnerships, and finish the school year strong.

Grades

Pre-K–12

Topics

Family Engagement, Social & Emotional Learning