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Room-Parents are a Teacher’s Best Friends

The luxury of receiving a room parent provides teachers with the opportunity to check off a few more items from their continuous to-do lists. When a room parent supports my class it feels like someone has my back. They don’t have to be a super organizer or even lend too much of their time. A little… Continue reading Room-Parents are a Teacher’s Best Friends

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Bloomz Makes For A Stress Free Curriculum Night

At curriculum night parents and guardians meet the classroom teachers to learn about grade level curriculum and expectations for the school year. Before I implemented Bloomz as a means for parent communication I was a bit apprehensive about curriculum night. I was more accustomed to standing in front of children so I feared being faced… Continue reading Bloomz Makes For A Stress Free Curriculum Night

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5 Tips for a Successful Parent-Teacher Conference Season

The days of conference sign-up sheets hanging on the classroom door or email chains to schedule your parent group are over. Organizing parent teacher conferences is easily done on Bloomz. Simply create time slots for busy parents to sign up on their device. Post your parent teacher conference a month in advance to give families… Continue reading 5 Tips for a Successful Parent-Teacher Conference Season

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Co-Teaching with Bloomz

Co-teaching comes in many forms such as team teaching, one teach one support, or parallel teaching. Co-teachers can set up a Bloomz page so that both teachers communicate with parents from one account. To start, visit the Bloomz support center to invite your co-teacher to your class. Just follow these quick and simple steps: Tap on All… Continue reading Co-Teaching with Bloomz

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Individualize your Bloomz Banner and Mascot

Teachers know that rearranging the classroom activates minds and increases engagement. This is also true for your digital classroom, and here are two ways you can do this: Set your Bloomz homepage apart with intention and design. Seasonally switch your class banner and mascot this year. To start my year I made a banner on… Continue reading Individualize your Bloomz Banner and Mascot

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Introduce Yourself With A Video

With Bloomz you have the technology to create a warm welcome to your class with a video introduction. A personal and powerful first impression can be long-lasting. Teachers know that before we even start teaching our students will have already made some decisions about us. You can set the tone for the upcoming school year… Continue reading Introduce Yourself With A Video