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Report: Let's Try: Office Greeters

Report » Let's Try: Office Greeters

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Categories

FAMILIES, family partnerships, SCHOOLS, REFORM, school improvement

Areas

SCHOOL:school community connections and partnerships

Authors

Ferguson, Dianne

Published

2004, 7/14/2010

Publisher

National Institute for Urban School Improvement

Abstract

To make sure the school is a welcoming place for family members to visit, arrange for family members to volunteer as office greeters during busy arrival and dismissal times or other times when there are likely to be a lot of visitors. Having family members act as office greeters to other families helps strengthen the connections with community and support often busy school personnel because they can take more time with family member visitors, making sure they get to where they need to go and feel comfortable.

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