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Learn how teachers are using TalkingPoints to connect with families outside the classroom, across language barriers, and much more.

Family Conferences that Count

Written by Paige DeLozier Rethinking parent-teacher conferences One of the amazing things about American education is that conferences are portrayed as informational meetings for students’ families to learn their current […]

TalkingPoints Earns a Four-Star Rating From Charity Navigator

San Francisco, CA – TalkingPoints is proud to announce that its strong financial health and ongoing accountability and transparency has earned a Four-Star Rating from Charity Navigator. This rating designates […]

TalkingPoints partners with Orange County Public Schools

Orange County Public Schools partners with TalkingPoints

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Orange County Public Schools in Orlando, Florida has partnered with TalkingPoints, the leading PK-12 family engagement platform, to connect district families, teachers, and staff with real-time, two-way […]

What to look for when evaluating edtech vendors

From the lens of a CTO/CIO using the Shared Responsibility Model by John Krull When evaluating family engagement and communications solutions or any edtech product, the K-12 CIO or CTO […]

6 ways TalkingPoints removes barriers to communication with families

by Paige D.   Every teacher knows that effective communication  with students’ families is essential to building a supportive classroom community. The reality, however, is that not all family engagement […]

Rebuilding and re-setting culture after the long tail of COVID

by Kate Pechacek    If change is hard, then COVID may have been the hardest collective moment in US education history. If schools could name one word they would like […]

Here are the questions everyone always asks us about TalkingPoints

by Andrew Unrein   As educators and administrators, we are all gifted with ample free time.  Made you look, didn’t I? All jokes aside, life is hectic for right now. […]