The school to home connection

Uplift Voices

EJM_1309 - Version 2 It is clear that both educators and parents have the best interests of our scholars at heart. For this very reason, Uplift Williams and Uplift Peak recently held Parent Universities in an effort to help parents make a bigger impact at home and with their scholars. These Parent Universities are important school-based parent information initiatives that are designed to equip families with the necessary tools to be strong advocates for their children and their school.

The focus of the Parent University at Uplift Williams was on technology. Parents attended different sessions during the course of the day that taught them how to leverage the tech tools at their disposal in order to close the digital divide between themselves, their scholars and the school. Classes covered everything from PowerSchool to social media and digital responsibility. By the end of the day, parents learned how to effectively use technology to strengthen their connection to the school and…

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Posted on April 11, 2014, in Uncategorized. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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