Friday, August 28, 2009

► On the Record

“[Parents] can give us the proverbial thumbs up, or thumbs down. People are so busy nowadays that this offers just one more way they can engage with us … without having to come out to a meeting.”

-- Carol Fenstermacher, director of community relations for Vancouver’s Evergreen Public Schools, which unveiled its own Facebook and Twitter pages this month – just in time for the beginning of classes Wednesday.