LivingTree Selected as Preferred Parent Engagement Platform

Houston Independent School District Selects LivingTree as Preferred Parent Engagement Platform LivingTree recommended as the online and mobile platform of choice for K-8 Houston Independent School District, in an effort to promote deeper parent communication and involvement, has tested and now officially endorses LivingTree, a cutting edge web and mobile platform aimed at driving transparency […] 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...

LivingTree Translation Enables Greater Engagement

LivingTree continues the evolution of our digital platform enabling deeper parent engagement via our new translation feature.  Parents, schools, teachers and organizations can now easily communicate in the language each parent prefers. With over 500 schools now signed up to our platform, and 10 different countries, it’s more exciting than ever to offer 41 languages […] read more...

LivingTree Helps Broaden Parent Engagement at Schools with New Translation Feature

Schools, Teachers and Families Can Now Communicate Without Language Barriers AUSTIN, TX, August 18, 2013 – LivingTree today announced the continued evolution of its digital platform enabling deeper parent engagement via a new translation feature. Parents, schools, teachers and organizations can now easily communicate in language of parent preference. Over 41 languages are now available […] 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...

Parent Involvement: No More Faster Horses

“If I had asked people what they wanted, they would have said faster horses.” – Henry Ford It’s time to think differently about how to enable more parent involvement in our children’s education. Five decades of research confirms that engagement of families in their children’s education improves schools, academic outcomes, and graduation rates. 30% –  increased […] read more...

Why We Started LivingTree

My wife and I have two little girls, ages 8 and 6. We love watching their personalities develop, seeing them tackle new challenges and explore new interests. However, each new grade, class and activity is always accompanied by new people to coordinate with, schedules to track, emails to parse, and websites to visit. We found […] read more...