In the Media

To Make Summer School More Successful, Communicate with Parents Education Week, June 26, 2017. 

Parents as Allies in Reducing Absences Usable Knowledge, May 10, 2017

Is your kid absent more than classmates? School 'nudge' letters tell parents just how much Seattle Times, March 2, 2017

Parents are Partners (even if they miss back-to-school night) Education Week, October 26, 2016

Study Supporter trial results Behavioural Insights Team Update Report, September 15, 2016

Texting parents about tests and homework can improve maths results and reduce absenteeism Behavioural Insights Team, July 15, 2016

Text parents about homework to boost exam results – study The Guardian, July 14, 2016

Peer Pressure May Not Work the Way We Think it Does NPR, Morning Edition, March 25, 2016

Study: Showing Students Standout Work Can Backfire Education Week, February 16, 2016

Thinking About Texting Parents? Best Practices for School-to-Parent Texting Education Week, December 7, 2015

Practical Guidance from MOOC Research: Learning Beyond the Platform Education Week, August 6, 2015

Summer School is Coming, Get Parents Involved Education Next, June 29, 2015

Crossing disciplines, finding knowledge Harvard Gazette, May 27, 2015

Interaction by parents, teachers an aid to kids Boston Globe, May 26, 2015

Care About Educational Equity? Then You Should Care About Mobile edSurge, May 7, 2015

Parental involvement overrated? Don't buy it CNN, May 5, 2014

To Help Language Skills of Children, a Study Finds, Text Their Parents With Tips New York Times, November 14, 2014