Communication between home and school is a priority for educators and guardians alike. Teachers encourage parent involvement, though 70% of teachers in the US think that parents are not sufficiently involved in their child’s education. On the other side, there are guardians who want to be more involved, but 52% worldwide list a lack of time as their primary obstacle. Technology can help bridge these gaps!

This unit will focus on establishing and maintaining contact between the classroom and guardians. By using G Suite tools, including Forms, Sheets, Groups, Sites, and Classroom, you can increase communications while saving time. By knowing which tools to use and how they work together, you’ll be able to make guardian communication an effortless part of your week.

Lessons in this unit: Organize guardian information - Share classwide updates - Personalize guardian outreach - Streamline conference management