If my friends and I wanted to talk to each other at school, we either passed notes or had to impatiently wait until lunch or recess.
As an educator, making calls to parents is tricky for a number of reasons. Lack of time, difficult documentation processes, and unpleasant subject matter all contribute to why you might feel anxious about completing the task.
When students and parents are sent text messages on a regular basis, student achievement improves.
It’s easy to feel like we live in the future. The science fiction of our childhood is now the reality of our daily lives.
Have you ever met someone and right off the bat, you knew you weren’t going to jive with this person?
I was used to being the smart kid. I'd never encountered a class where I wasn't one of the first to shoot my hand up whenever the teacher asked a question.
Once upon a time, you could have a conversation with a kid that went like this: