Disappointed by low attendance at PTA meetings, New Jersey middle-school principal Michael Gaskell started using technology to bring the meetings to parents remotely. In this commentary, he writes that after making the switch, "attendance" grew from about a dozen parents in person to 276 viewers who used the online feed during this year's first PTA meeting.
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