parent communication

Unlimited Digital Signage for Your Entire School

What does messaging look like in your school building? If you are looking for a new way to share information this school year, digital signage is worth considering. In this blog post, we’ll look at ways unlimited digital signage can support your communication goals this year and a popular resource. There are lots of reasons […]

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A Communication Hub for Schools with Family Engagement Tools

How do teachers, students, and families stay connected at your school? With so many different ways to share information, sometimes communication channels can feel all over the place, and critical updates can get lost in the shuffle. Earlier this year, the team behind Pronto reached out to me to share their communication hub for schools. […]

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How the LenovoEDU Community is Connecting Educators

Where do you go to find teaching ideas and resources? The LenovoEDU Community is a new online space to connect with peers and experts, explore high-quality educational resources, and learn from others within the community. I’m so excited to partner with the LenovoEDU Community to share exclusive content on their site. In this blog post, […]

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Create Activities and Assignments for Students

This post is in partnership with Bloomz. All opinions are my own. Do you use a family engagement and parent communication app? Most of these platforms incorporate messaging and scheduling, but Bloomz is taking it to the next level. You can now create activities and assignments for students using the new features in Bloomz! If […]

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JotForm Report Builder for Virtual Learning Environments

How are you collecting data this year? Collecting information from students and families and keeping data organized is often a challenge. There is a special tool you can use to teach in a classroom setting or participating in distance learning initiatives. JotForm Report Builder transforms data collected from forms into presentation-ready reports.  Regular readers of […]

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5 Tips for Sharing Online Learning Resources with Families – Easy EdTech Podcast 069

In this episode, you’ll hear five tips for sharing online resources with families. You’ll also learn the steps to take when you find a great resource and want to get it in the hands of your school community.  This week’s podcast is titled: 5 Tips for Sharing Online Learning Resources with Families. This is the […]

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How to Make Summer Resource Lists for Families

As the school year winds down and you are thinking forward to summer, a resource list for families might be on your to-do list. In this blog post, I’ve created a step-by-step guide for creating a summer resource list for families. My goal is always to make EdTech easier in any way I can, and […]

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How to Create Top Five Lists of Resources for Families – Easy EdTech Podcast 056

In this episode, I share tips for picking the best resources for families and organizing them so they are easy to share. You’ll also hear about three tools to make this happen and quick steps to follow! Subscribe to the podcast on your favorite platform: Apple Podcast App Google Podcasts Stitcher Spotify Resources for Families […]

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How to Add Video to School Announcements

If you have a school event on the calendar, how do you stand out on social media? In the past few weeks, school storytelling has been front of mind. Sharing special moments and getting the word out about upcoming events are two ways schools can use social media to connect with their community. In October […]

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A Tool to Help Schools Go Paperless

The idea of going paperless isn’t about a buzzword. It’s about making the most of your time and staying organized throughout the school year. There are definitely times when you and your students will want to have a pencil in your hands. But when you want to digitize forms, automate routines, and keep track of […]

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