Parents involved in Education

Getting to know your students

Important things Teachers need to know about students in the classroom

  • Communication is key
  • Advocate for everything you think a child needs
  • Give parents all of the resources that could be beneficial
  • Know the child
  • Always be positive
  • Always think of the child first

Ways to involve parents in the class

  • Have classroom parents
  • Organize clubs parents can be involved in
  • Weekly newsletters home
  • Communication boards
  • A blog
  • Have an open house
  • Have as much communication with parents as possible

It takes a village to raise a child

Consider the diversities in your class

  • Each family is different
  • Consider what each family will need
  • Teach about different cultures
  • Try and translate messages home if needed
  • Be mindful of all cultures
  • EVERYONE IS THE SAME COLOR ON THE INSIDE

Your day never ends when the children leave