How to Increase Parent Engagement in 5 Simple Steps

September 14, 2015   |   By Alicia Barnes

As educators and students return to the classroom this fall, it's beneficial to examine the crucial role that parents can play in student achievement. One huge challenge for educators is coordinating and differentiating parent communication to reach all parents, taking into account a diverse range of parenting styles, preferred level of involvement and method of outreach, and the individual personalities of the students. 

In this article published on Edutopia, BloomBoard CEO Jason Lange shares five simple steps for garnering parent buy-in, support, and involvement, so educators can work side by side with parents to power student happiness and achievement.

To learn more about how to foster parent engagement, consider these resources in the BloomBoard Marketplace:

Or, view our collection of teacher resources on creating positive relationships with parents.

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