Building Parent-Teacher Relationships- Effective communication is essential for building school-family partnerships. It constitutes the foundation for all other forms of family involvement in education. This website provides strategies that have been effective in improving parent-teacher communications.
Tips for Parents: Parent –Teacher Conferences- Learn more about parent-teacher conferences and how you can use the meeting to ask questions that will help your child. The content is available in both Spanish and English.
Key Questions to Ask at Your Child’s School- As a parent you have a key role in your child’s education—you can help bridge your child’s transition from home to school and give them the best chance at success in learning and in life. While your child’s education begins at home, this tool provides you with a set of questions to ask, and important issues to consider when approaching your child’s teachers, principals, and counselors about their development. As a parent or caregiver, it can be hard to know how to support your child’s learning, but asking your child’s educators the right questions is a good place to start.
Check out the WI FACETS Family Engagement E-Newsletter December Edition for more information and resources!