Rhode Island Federation of Teacher and Healthcare Professionals
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The School-Home Connection - Partnership Supporting Student Learning

 

Description: The primary function of this course is to help school staff understand how they can assist parents to better support their children as learners. Topics explored include: (1) using effective communication strategies to develop learning partnerships with families; (2) designing more productive homework assignments to involve families; (3) explaining classroom work and grading systems to parents; and (4) developing school wide parent involvement plans.

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