Reach all your students' families

Communicate with families in their home languages to build strong partnerships all year long. Join the millions of teachers and parents who already use TalkingPoints.

Reach all your students' families

TalkingPoints is a non-profit organization solely focused on family engagement for families of under-resourced, multilingual communities.

Highest-quality translation
The only platform investing in enhanced translation, contextualized for education, using human translators and AI.
Seamless multilingual communication
Two-way communication with all families in more than 100 home languages.
Easy to use for families
Communication is as simple as texting. Families can also use an optional Android/iOS app.
TalkingPoints is a non-profit organization solely focused on family engagement for families of under-resourced, multilingual communities.

How it works

How it works

Always free for teachers! Available on the web and mobile app

Easy to use

Easy to use

Teachers can use a web browser or mobile app; families text, use a mobile app, or a web browser.

No language barriers

No language barriers

Interact with any family member in their home language - you write in English, families message back in their own language.

Meaningful family engagement

Meaningful family engagement

Teachers and families find in-app tips and guidance to support positive relationship-building.

English

Spanish

Arabic

Vietnamese

Chinese (Simplified)

Chinese (Traditional)

Somali

French

Portuguese

Burmese

Swahili

Nepali

Russian

Korean

Hindi

Albanian

Khmer

Tagalog

Japanese

Farsi

Urdu

Haitian Creole

See All Languages

All available languages

At TalkingPoints we are working hard to reduce the language barrier for non-English speaking families of diverse backgrounds. We are currently offering message translation in more than 125 languages on our platform.

Afrikaans

Albanian

Amharic

Arabic

Armenian

Assamese

Azerbaijani

Bashkir

Basque

Belarusian

Bengali

Bosnian

Bulgarian

Burmese

Cabo Verdean*

Cambodian (Khmer)

Catalan

Cebuano

Chinese (Simplified/Mandarin)

Chinese (Traditional/Cantonese)

Corsican

Croatian

Czech

Danish

Dari

Divehi

Dutch

English

Estonian

Farsi (Persian)

Fijian

Filipino (Tagalog)

Finnish

French

Frisian

Galician

Georgian

German

Greek

Gujarati

Haitian Creole

Hausa

Hawaiian

Hebrew

Hindi

Hmong

Hungarian

Icelandic

Igbo

Indonesian

Inuinnaqtun

Inuktitut

Irish

Italian

Japanese

Javanese

Kannada

Karen*

Kazakh

Kinyarwanda

Korean

Kurdish (Kurmanji/Northern)

Kurdish (Sorani/Central)

Kyrgyz

Lao

Latvian

Lithuanian

Luxembourgish

Macedonian

Malagasy

Malay

Malayalam

Maltese

Maori

Marathi

Marshallese*

Mongolian

Nepali

Norwegian

Nyanja (Chichewa)

Odia

Pashto

Polish

Portuguese

Punjabi

Queretaro Otomi

Romanian

Russian

Samoan

Scots Gaelic

Serbian

Sesotho

Shona

Sindhi

Sinhala

Slovak

Slovenian

Somali

Spanish

Sundanese

Swahili

Swedish

Tahitian

Tajik

Tamil

Tatar

Telugu

Thai

Tibetan

Tigrinya

Tongan

Turkish

Turkmen

Ukrainian

Upper Sorbian

Urdu

Uyghur

Uzbek

Vietnamese

Welsh

Xhosa

Yiddish

Yoruba

Yucatec Maya

Zulu

*District messaging only; contact us for details.

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