Principal’s Corner: 8 Steps to Building an Effective Parent Organization

A recent 2018 survey from the Learning Policy Institute (https://learningpolicyinstitute.org/product/nassp-understanding-addressing-principal-turnover-review-research-report) found that the fifth highest factor that would help principal retention (behind pay, increased PD, time, and school budget)...

Partner Feature – Nashville Classical

Nashville classical was one of Possip's first partner schools. Their enrollment, parent happiness and teacher satisfaction are all inspiring. We wanted to talk to them a bit about their...

4 Tips to Quickly Communicate Academic Progress

Parents want to know how their child is doing academically.  Schools can often feel pressure about the best ways to share this information without overburdening teachers or current systems. ...

Build Lifelong Learning Thru Parents

Every city is officially back to school.  Yay! This means we're also back to working with parents, schools and districts on building community and improved parent engagement.  Possip is...

Navigating a New School District

Photo by Jon Tyson on Unsplash When Kate and her family relocated from Portland to a new, larger district this Summer, there was a lot of new. A new job, a new city,...

What If the Principal Rode the Bus?

What if the principal rode the bus? During my third year of teaching, I got an email with a sign up sheet for all the different bus routes during...