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"I've Got to What?!!" Navigating Homeschool

Posted by Melizza Rios on Tue, Mar 24, 2020


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Topics: Getting Parents Involved, Parent resources, homeschooling, homeschool, alternative learning

Fixing Broken Relationships

Posted by Kelly Bielefeld on Tue, Dec 12, 2017

Relationships can be hard. They are dynamic, there can be communication breakdowns and misunderstandings, and philosophies and beliefs don’t always align. There are also times when relationships are strained by outside factors that have little to do with the people involved.

As a teacher, it is critical to maintain positive relationships with others. When they get rocky or go downhill, there should be a quick attempt to turn it around and mend the relationship. Whether it is a student, parent, or colleague, broken relationships not only cause stress, they often waste time and drain energy. If you have a relationship that needs fixing, here are some guidelines to help you:

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Topics: Administrator Resources, Student Engagement, tips for teachers, Getting Parents Involved

Plan a Parent Engagement Night That Sets You Up for Success

Posted by Kelly Bielefeld on Wed, Aug 16, 2017

Lives are busy and people are busy, so we have to make sure we plan in advance if we want parents and patrons to be engaged in our schools. Parent engagement can take on many different shapes and sizes—for all the different parents we encounter, we receive varying preferences for how they like to communicate.

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Topics: back to school, Administrator Resources, tips for teachers, Getting Parents Involved


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