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Report: Lets Try: “Friday” Folders

Report » Lets Try: “Friday” Folders

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Categories

TEACHERS, FAMILIES, family partnerships, SCHOOLS

Areas

PRACTITIONER:family connections and partnerships

Authors

Ferguson, Dianne

Published

2004, 7/14/2010

Publisher

National Institute for Urban School Improvement

Abstract

Good communication between teachers and families can help build school community and foster successful school experiences for kids. One way to achieve good communication is to establish a consistent system for sharing information. A weekly “Friday” folder, provided to each student by his or her teacher, creates an arena for schools and families to share information, successes, questions, and suggestions.

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