Middle & High School – Communication with Schools

The resources below are about how you can communicate well with your child’s school and community partners about your child’s learning and growth!

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Guidance for Families of Children Learning English – How to Make Sure Your Child has the Resources They Need in the Classroom

This toolkit from the Improving Instruction Project has resources for families of children who are learning English. The guides for ...
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Intentional Partnerships Podcast

Intentional Partnerships Podcast

"Each episode of the Intentional Partnerships Podcast offers an on-the-ground perspective from real people exploring their shared values around family ...
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Fact Sheet for non English proficient families

Fact Sheet: Info for Families with Limited English Language Proficiency and for School Staff who Communicate with Them (Available in 11 Languages)

This fact sheet answers common questions about the rights of parents and guardians who do not speak, listen, read, or ...
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How to Prepare for a Conversation with your Child's Teacher

How to Prepare for a Conversation with your Child’s Teacher

Understood.org will help you to feel prepared for a great conversation with your child's teacher. Though their focus is on ...
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How to Talk with your Child’s Teacher (Bilingual Website)

En español: https://www.colorincolorado.org/es/articulo/hablar-con-los-maestros-de-su-hijo Here are some tips from the Colorin Colorado website to develop a strong partnership with your child's ...
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The Essential Conversation: What Parents and Teachers Can Learn from Each Other

The Essential Conversation: What Parents and Teachers Can Learn from Each Other

Each year there are more than one hundred million parent-teacher conversations across the United States. This book by Sara Lawrence-Lightfoot ...
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