Teachers and E-mail

November 11, 2005 1 min read

E-mail has become institutionalized as part of the culture of communication, but large numbers of teachers don’t use it to reach out to parents, Kevin Bushweller writes in Classroom Tech column.

Should those educators be prodded, or even required, to use e-mail as their primary tool for staying in touch? What are the benefits and drawbacks of using e-mail to communicate with parents and students?

A version of this news article first appeared in the Teacher Talkback blog.