We understand all you old teachers find technology "terrifying," but really. Since these kids text in their off-hours, you need to communicate with them in a way that they understand. So txt ur lessn 2 the kds frm now on thx.
The Microsoft Corporation
PS In other news, did you know schools can sell your kid's personal information - including learning or medical disabilities and contact information - to the highest bidder in the event of a sale? Yeah. You might want to rethink that internet charter school as a homeschooling alternative.