Cutting out paper – using tech to meet parents where they are

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Continuing the month’s worth of ideas to support a New Year Resolution to cut paper use in education…

For a break I thought you’d like some ideas that don’t come from me. Instead, I thought it’s worth highlighting ideas from Chris Wejr, a school Principal for Kent elementary school in Canada. He’s written on his blog about the way that his school uses technology to connect with parents. As well as being full of ideas that would help to cut down on paper use in school, it actually helps to increase the level of connection with parents. His tips include a list of ways that they connect to parents in his school:

This is a pretty impressive list for a single elementary school to have achieved. And almost all of them can be done at no additional cost.

You can read Chris’s blog post in full here

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