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How to Use Tech Tools to Stay Connected with Families with Amber Peterson – Easy EdTech Podcast 130

In this episode, educator Amber Peterson joins me to discuss how to use technology to stay connected with families. You’ll also hear about how to use digital tools to build a community and establish a sense of belonging for caregivers.

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Family Engagement Tips

  • First, create a sense of belonging.
  • Next, invite families into the community.
  • Then, go beyond reactive conversations,
  • Finally, maximize tools families already use.
Educator Amber Peterson joins to discuss how to use technology to stay connected with families and establish a sense of belonging.

Sponsored by Kokomo24/7

Today’s episode is sponsored by Kokomo24/7 (Twenty-four-seven), a leader provider in health and safety management solutions. With the company’s extensive history in assisting k-12 schools, colleges and universities, and other educational systems, Kokomo24/7 Safety Cloud can help to swiftly implement proven health and safety management measures during this pandemic as well as known concerns in educational settings, such as accident and bullying, mental health, and Title IX (nine) compliance requirements. Visit to learn more about Kokomo247’s solutions.

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Have you subscribed to the podcast yet? I don’t want you to miss an episode and hope you’ll keep following along with me on this podcast journey. When you follow along on Apple Podcasts the new episodes will appear in the app so you don’t have to remember to go looking for them… Click here to follow on Apple Podcasts! And if you have a minute for a BIG favor, add a rating and review to the podcast, too — I would certainly appreciate it!

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Monica Burns

Dr. Monica Burns is a former classroom teacher, Author, Speaker, and Curriculum & EdTech Consultant. Visit her site for more ideas on how to become a tech-savvy teacher.

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