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Parent-Teacher Partnerships.

Check out these great resources for communication between students' parents and their teachers. :)

Families, Fun, and Engineering: Building Community Relationships through STEM | Minds in Bloom

19 Proven Tips for Getting Parents Involved at School | Edutopia and GreatSchools.

Educating children isn't just the job of schools, it's everyone's responsibility. Read more in Dave Guymon's article, "Public-Private Partnerships: The Real Future of Education."

Dr. Joe Mazza recommends several resources for Twitter support for educators and parents.

For parents----understanding assessment and how to help your child prepare.

8 Tips for Reaching Out to Parents from high school teacher David Cutler.

Good research and facts around the effect of parental involvement on academic achievement from TeachThought.

[Infographic] Discover how parent classroom volunteers support the learning environment.

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    ♥ this. A parents investment in their children's school is better than their money.

Read how to connect school to home with 360 degree communication and technology integration.

[Download] Great guide for home-to-school connections. Learn how to strengthen the bonds between schools, families, and communities for student learning and success.

Educator and author Michele Borba provides tips for an A+ parent-teacher conference.

Joe Mazza recommended this book as a "must read" for anyone wanting to create a strong home-to-school partnership. "Beyond the Bake Sale: The Essential Guide to Family/school Partnerships"

Read this guide for all you need to know about mobile devices for learning: Perfect for parents and teachers. Also available in Spanish!

For back-to-school night or parent-teacher conferences, you can attach a bag of popcorn to these fun notes. :)

[Idea] During the first week of school, have your students draw themselves on small circular pieces of paper. Cut and paste the faces around the border of the page and use it for the template of the weekly newsletter.

Read and share this parent's guide to 21st century learning. It's also available in Spanish! :)

Ready for parent-teacher conferences? Keep calm. :)