• Communication is Key to Any Relationship

    Blackboard Reach strengthens parent and teach connections with meaningful two-way communication.

  •  Help connect teachers and families safely across the district.

    Conversations are happening between teachers and families. Empower this collaboration to affect huge gains in student success. Oversight is needed for these discussions or you're in the dark about the content.  Blackboard Reach helps you enable these connections in a safe way for every family in your community.

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    Protect All Users

    Shine a light on conversations between teachers and families and help ensure appropriate conversations and information are shared. Easily searchable conversation threads provide context and documentation to keep all users accountable for their messages.  

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    Enable Adoption

    Ensure fast, broad adoption by setting up classes and relationships using data from your SIS.  Before your teachers and parents ever log into the system they’ll be automatically linked to the correct classes and contacts. No special codes, invites, or links needed.

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    Strengthen Your Brand

    Leverage the trust you've built with families by hosting conversations in a tool that is branded for your district. You’ll be able to provide a consistent experience across every classroom from Kindergarten through senior year. 

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    Important Data Insights

    Use data insights to understand your audience and improve communication. Coach your teachers on best practices using real conversation examples and identify families who may benefit from extra outreach. 

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    Meet Parents Where They Are

    Make communication easy for parents. Put all their conversations with teachers in one place and send them alerts when they have unread messages. 

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    Ensure Privacy

    Stop using publicly shared room codes and personal contact addresses to connect teachers and families.  Authenticated app and web access to personal communication keeps private information safe.