Education is a team effort, and a child’s chances of success are greatly improved when teachers and parents work together effectively.
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Science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) skills are an increasingly important part of K-12 curriculum. How can you help encourage (or spark) an interest in these fields with your child? Take a look at these five simple tips to engage your child in STEM learning outside of the classroom.
Parents and caregivers play an essential role in every child’s education. Use the following questions as a guide to begin a conversation with your child's educators, and make sure that you are supporting their education in the most effective manner possible.
Teachers enter every school year promising to make parental engagement a top priority. Then, sometime between having a stack of papers to grade and lesson plans to submit, a lot of us fall back into the routine of only talking to parents when something goes wrong, just as it’s been since the beginning of professional education.