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8 Ways to Get More Class Parents Involved

Already staring down another semester of lack-luster parent involvement? Try these 8 tips for getting more parents signed up and helping out! 1. Be clear, clear, clear! Help parents know where they can park, where to report, if they have to sign in at the office or not, what they’ll be doing and what time you need …

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6 Ideas for Success in Classroom Volunteering By: Yael Calhoun, co-author of School Volunteer Handbook: A Simple Guide for K-6 Teachers and Parents My mother used to say, “Don’t set people up for failure.” A positive spin on that advice is five ideas to “Set up for Success” for classroom volunteers.  The key is communication between …

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