Getting Parents on your side: Strategies for improving relationships
Nothing can undermine your program more than difficult parents. Discover how to change them into partners and advocates for your program.
Communicating effectively before, during & after conferences
Conferencing with parents can be the most difficult and challenging part of our jobs. Discover strategies and proven methods to make both you and your parents enjoy meeting together to form a trusting and productive alliance in education!
Nanny 911: How to work with and train parents on discipline and boundary concepts
Are you frustrated with the lack of parenting skills you witness? Discover the secrets to gently guide your parents towards effective and successful strategies for setting limits and choosing effective positive and negative consequences.
Bonjour, Ciao and Shalom! Involving culturally diverse parents in your program
Involving culturally diverse parents in the educational setting can enhance the academic performance of young children. Learn how to overcome barriers and open your doors to the endless possibilities of cultural diversity!
Effective Communication with ESL Families
It can be difficult to communicate with someone that speaks a different language than you. From mixed messages to misunderstandings, we can unintentionally create hurt feelings or even send insults. Learn strategies that are effective for strong communication between all individuals, but particularly with those from other countries.
Welcome to Our School!
Get started with your best foot forward! With both new employees and families, it helps to provide important information and practices right from the beginning. Learn the best orientation strategies for employees, children and families.