What Is a Room Parent?
Room parents are the liaison between the teacher and parents with regard to planning classroom parties and other activities where a teacher may need parent help. Most teachers at CCES send out a request for room parents at the beginning of the school year or at back to school night.
What Room Parents Do
This is a general list and varies depending on specific teacher needs, but generally room parents at CCES:
- Communicate information about class parties/events to parents
- Recruit classroom volunteers
- Create volunteer schedule
- Coordinate group gifts for teachers