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Gain the knowledge, understanding, and strategies needed to communicate with parents more effectively.


Earn Credits

3 Grad Credits ($445 )

Non-Credit PD ($245)

45 TX CPEs ($245)

From Anywhere

Desktop + Mobile

At Your Pace

45 hours (self-paced)

6 months to complete

Next Classroom Opens

Fall 2019

Course Description

“It takes a village to raise a child” – African Proverb

Teachers understand the important role they play in each student’s life, but that role expands far beyond the classroom. Creating meaningful partnerships with parents can help to ensure positive outcomes for both teachers and students. The goal of this course is to provide classroom educators like you with the knowledge, understanding, and methodologies needed to communicate with parents more effectively and form partnerships. This course will help you:

  • Communicate more effectively with parents from all backgrounds.
  • Cultivate strong parent allies.
  • Garner more support for your students.
  • Create better alignments between home and school.

Credit Approval Information

While you should always follow any pre-approval requirements in your district, we help educators across the country earn advancement on their district’s salary scale and meet their relicensing needs. This course has been pre-approved by the Texas Education Agency, and graduate-level credit is offered through Colorado State University – Pueblo.

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How The Course Works

Self-Paced | Online | 6 Months To Complete


Explore impactful research-proven classroom strategies, and uncover which ones work best for you.



Safer than real-world testing. Reflective journaling and 4 learning projects guide you to apply what you learn.



24/7 available Professional Learning Community (PLC) where you can interact with course peers and instructors.



Earn grad-level credits or non-credit PD hours to meet your salary advancement and recertification requirements.


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