Ashley Greenway on: Making Parents Partners in the Learning Process
“I think it’s important to make parents partners in the learning process because you need an ally to support your learning journey.” – Ashley Greenway
School: Elm Street Elementary
Type of School: Public – District
Location: Rome, GA
School Population: 555
Demographic: 89% minority students
% Free/reduced lunch program: 92%
Making Parents Partners in the Learning Process
- Make home visits at the beginning of the school year.
- Maintain regular communication through weekly newsletters and notebooks.
- Use technology to keep parents informed about activities in the classroom.
- Invite parents to visit and participate in the classroom.