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Frequently Asked Questions about parent today
A. Parent Today is a free e-mail newsletter and companion website designed to help build a stronger bridge between families and the classroom. Parent Today is packed with research-based information that empowers parents and supports teachers. Parent Today addresses four “chapters” of a child’s life – early learners, elementary school, the middle years and high school – with stories about what is happening in the classroom and students’ lives. The companion website offers resources to subscribing families that encourage parents to be more fully engaged in their child’s academic life.
A. Click on the Parent Today hyperlink on your district’s website homepage, which will bring you to the Parent Today website. You can click on “Subscribe now” at the top left of the page to create your user profile. The RCS Parent Today subscriber code is 12143. You will be asked to fill in your name and e-mail address and select a password. Once you create your profile, you will begin receiving bimonthly newsletters and have access to the parenttoday.org website.
A. Parent Today is sponsored by your school district. Residents of the district can sign up through a link on the district's website or at parenttoday.org.
A. On the Parent Today home page, enter your e-mail address and password in the appropriate fields and press the Login button.
A. You will receive an e-mail newsletter twice each month.
A. Yes, you will need to create a new profile to receive access to Parent Today.
A. Parent Today is provided free of charge by your school district.
A. Parent Today is produced by the Capital Region BOCES Communications Service. Capital Region BOCES provides educational leadership, services and support to meet the needs of our students and school districts. Our Parent Today team consists of more than 50 communications experts who support the effort of districts they serve to bridge the gap between families and schools. Many of our team members are parents who, though not "experts," know how to find expert answers to parenting issues and questions.
A. Dozens of studies since 1960 have confirmed the positive link between parental involvement and students’ improved performance in school. Parent Today offers simple strategies and tools that you can use at home to help your child make huge strides in the classroom. Parent Today provides research-based information that is aligned with the New York State Learning Standards and the developing Common Core Standards. We tap into our team of communications professionals as well as area teachers and school officials to develop content relevant to students in our area.
A. Submit your story idea here: http://www.parenttoday.org/contact.cfm.
A. No, as a subscriber to Parent Today you will only receive the twice-monthly Parent Today e-newsletter. The email address included in your Parent Today user profile is maintained on a secure database. The school district and Capital Region BOCES do not provide any information about Parent Today subscribers to any third parties for any purpose.
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parenttoday.org homepage and log in. Click on “my account,” and you’ll
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Parent Today is produced by the Capital Region BOCES