5 Tips to Get Involved at Your Kid's School

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Two Way Street

Problem: Most schools treat parents and home-life as separate from school. Sure, parents get the monthly newsletter or weekly updates on the website, but how can parent be active in that process?

Solution: Not a surprise—communication. A two-way communication system is critical to student-parent involvement at school. Ask the school if there is any way for parents to help, perhaps a school community web portal or the ability to post and ask questions on the school’s website.