Family Engagement

Translating School-Home Communication for Parents & Families

  • by Kellen Wilson
  • March 30, 2021
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  • Family Engagement
  • At Livingtree, we strive to connect schools and families so that schools can communicate effectively and engage parents in their student’s learning. That’s why we’ve built extensive translation features within the Livingtree Engage communication platform. Why is it important to translate s

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What is Family Engagement? 8 Things You Should Know

  • by Kellen Wilson
  • January 28, 2021
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  • Family Engagement
  • “Family engagement means more than simply informing parents about their child’s progress or challenges” [IRIS Center] When it comes to one of the most important components related to student success and school improvement, it’s mission critical to understand family engagement. While m

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5 Powerful Ways to Improve Family Engagement with Better School Communications

  • by Kellen Wilson
  • December 8, 2020
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  • Family Engagement
  • Family engagement is a key component in both school improvement and student success. Research shows that when families engage in their child’s learning, students demonstrate better grades, test scores, attendance, and behavior. The problem that many face is that traditional family engagement p

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Livingtree Announces New North Dakota Partnership

  • by admin
  • October 28, 2019
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  • Family Engagement News
  • Livingtree introduces program in North Dakota focused on bringing families closer to their child(ren)’s learning experiences at school through innovative strategies and technology. AUSTIN, TEXAS -- OCTOBER 28, 2019 Schools across North Dakota have officially began a partnership with Living

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The Platform Built for Family Engagement

  • by admin
  • March 18, 2019
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  • District Family Engagement Schools Teacher
  • In our increasingly digital world, there’s an app (or a dozen) for every need and/or want we can imagine. Education technology is no different. Every week, it seems like there is a different app for behavior, communication, attendance - you name it. With limited direction from the school or distri

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The Family Engagement Benefits of District-Wide Parent Communication

  • by admin
  • January 10, 2019
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  • District Family Engagement
  • Sixty years of research have led to family engagement strategies like Family Academic Socialization, Home Visits, Phone Calls, Parent-Teacher Conferences, and Academic Nights. However, a commonly overlooked component is the dedicated connection between school and home that allows families to unders

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Can Technology Improve Family Engagement?

  • by admin
  • January 10, 2019
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  • District Family Engagement
  • Every model of reform has as a necessary component: the idea that families need to be connected to learning. Family engagement is therefore not a nice-to-have, but a MUST-have if schools want to meet the goals they have for all students. Leaders in education can no longer ignore what sixty years of

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Why it’s Time to Stop Using Social Media in the Classroom

  • by admin
  • October 11, 2018
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  • Family Engagement Teacher
  • Social media can be a great channel for school and district administrators to post announcements and alerts for the broader community. But with the number of teachers and school administrators that have increasingly embraced social media as their primary way of connecting with parents and families,

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Livingtree Hires Leading Expert in Family Engagement and Former Acting State Superintendent of Virginia: Dr. Steve Constantino

  • by LivingTree News
  • June 26, 2018
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  • Family Engagement News The Story
  •  AUSTIN, TX, June 27, 2018 -- As the leading engagement platform provider for K-12 schools, we are excited to announce the hiring of the nation's leading expert in family engagement and former Acting Virginia State Superintendent, Dr. Steve Constantino who joins Livingtree after an esteemed career

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Teacher + Parent: Top 5 Views on Parent Engagement

  • by Joni Carswell
  • October 8, 2013
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  • Family Family Engagement Teacher
  • Parent engagement is a beach?!? I want a vacation.  A seemingly simple statement that resonates with most, yet with it comes with a variety of interpretations and definitions. For me it’s a morning in the mountains, breathing the cool air and hearing nothing but nature. Someone else might have

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