Parent Partnership Solutions is a useful new article from the NEA Priority Schools Campaign. Here’s an excerpt:
In a recent Parenting magazine and National Education Association (NEA) survey of public school parents and educators, both groups categorized their relationship with the other as “open,” but they also reported significant obstacles to forming true partnerships. But for each partnership challenge revealed by theParenting/NEA survey, there is an innovative NEA affiliate- or member-led solution.
We’ve outlined six of the most common communication challenges reported by respondents, along with field-tested solutions to solving the challenges.
It’s worth checking out the challenges and their suggestions for solutions….