Getting parents involved in the education process can speed up their children development and offer a more comprehensive perspective over their inner drive to knowledge. Offering parents easy access to information about students and school can give teachers the liberty to plan new projects and benefit from the support of tutors. Start by reading Shelley Wrights’ story. She is one of the teachers who managed to make a difference for her students. Having parent approval can let educators see outside the four walls of the class and plan field trips and fun activities for students.
So what kind of tools do you need to connect with parents? Well, first of all you have to know what kind of devices they use and where can you find them online. The rule that you apply when introducing tools in the classroom according to students’ knowledge and preferences, the same applies when selecting apps to smoothen communication with parents. The variety is quite impressive, with a little research you can get amazing results. Here are some ideas in this matter that can inspire you.