How to harness the power of parents in the classroom

01:28 - Engaging Parents in their child's learning journey Giving parents access to resources and tools which they can use to assist their child's learning can have a huge and positive impact on achievement.

03:27- Effortless interaction between parents and teachers- Quick and easy communication is important for both parents and teachers and having the tools to maintain this type of communication strengthens the home-school partnership.

05:04- Receive school notices and announcements- Participation is boosted by keeping parents informed of the going ons in the school. Push notifications and reminders in calendars are achievable with technology.

05:56- Building a community- Reinforce your school's values through the look and layout of your learning tool. This drives authority and credibility with every parental interaction. 

Last webinar- 7 ways to get the most out of your learning tools 

FutureLabs handbook- Developing the home-school relationship using digital technologies 

For more ideas on how to empower children in school with the full support of parents, have a look at Advisory Centre for Education (ACE).