Families are their children’s first teachers.  Complete this microlearning session and learn tips for partnering with families in their child’s learning.  Then, use the template below to implement a communication plan in your classroom.

1. Watch the video: Building Relationships With Families.

Make sure to watch to the end of the video to test your knowledge. Don’t forget to click “submit” to see how you did!

2. Resources – Ready to be intentional about communicating with families?  Use this “Classroom Communication Plan” template to help you think through your plan.  A completed sample is also included here.

Approach building relationships with your ECE families with a sense of curiosity.  Your interactions with the adults set an example for children.  Keep up the good work!


Resources for Early Learning, Building Relationships with Families