Teaching Your Child Healthy Friendship Skills

Written by Guest Blogger: Lisa Montierth Summer is just over the horizon! It’s coming at us fast, and it’s bringing all sorts of wonderful things with it: long hours spent under the sun, barbecues, family vacations, and, of course, a break from all the routines of the school year. With all that free time sprawling […] read more...

Helping Your Child Develop a Love of Learning

Written by Guest Blogger: Lisa Montierth A love of learning can make all the difference in your child’s life, and not just in school. Developing a passion to learn helps kids grow into curious, successful adults. Being engaged at school is certainly a big step toward being an enthusiastic learner, but parents can build on […] read more...

How to Hold Great Parent Teacher Conferences

Written by Guest Blogger: Lisa Montierth Parent-teacher conferences will always have the potential to be emotional minefields. But you have the power to make the experience productive and enjoyable. Use some of these techniques to have your best parent-teacher conferences yet (you can use these techniques for other parent conferences throughout the year, too!). Take […] read more...

How to Encourage Parent Engagement at Your School

Written By Guest Blogger: Lisa Montierth Parent engagement at school does so many great things for the community. Teachers have better morale, students are more interested, and parents even report feeling more confident and satisfied when they are engaged at their children’s school. Schools achieve more in every way, leading to happier, more successful teachers […] read more...

No More Wondering

Guest Blogger:  Shayne Byrne, CrossPoint Christian School, Lead Teacher – 4’s Communication is key when teaching.  Our parents want to know what is going on in their children’s school lives and LivingTree helps bridge that gap helping alleviate the wonder of whether or not parents are seeing the information sent to them.  As long as they check […] read more...

Family, Inc.

Make technology work for you – instead of letting technology simply make more work! Family, Inc…  Family, Inc.  What’s that? No, Family, Inc. isn’t the latest family focused start-up aimed at toppling Disney or Pixar.  It’s also not the pre-quel or sequel for Monsters, Inc. Family, Inc. is one of the latest trends in parenting. If […] read more...