It's parent conference season in many schools. Here are two resources from the Choice Literacy archives to help foster better communication with families.
Clare Landrigan and Tammy Mulligan have suggestions for Communicating with Parents About Text Difficulty:
Andrea Smith and her fourth-grade students are Refining the Weekly Class Newsletter to build writing skills, collaboration, and the home/school connection:
Our new month-long series What About Homework? just launched on Facebook. We'll be posting suggestions from Choice Literacy contributors through early November: