Never underestimate the power of a progress report.

How often are you communicating with parents?

How often are they communicating with you?

In a recent survey of my students, I asked a single question.  What was the number one difference between you completing the course or not?

mom and dad getting email or call.

Overwhelmingly the responses began with I communicated and then…  Whether an email, or a phone call, parents students and mentors want communication to come to them, not communication they have to login and find.  And when they get it they are a powerful force in motivating student success.

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