Did you know that there are roughly 6,500 spoken languages in the world? So let’s be honest, there is a good chance you have been in a situation where there was a language barrier and understanding what was being said was pretty tough. SchoolStatus knows how important it is to communicate with parents and we want to help break that language barrier between you and the parent. In this article, we’re going to guide you through translating the language of a text message you received or that you are about to send. So, let’s start translating!
How do I translate a message I am sending?
We have made it easy to translate your messages into the preferred language of the person you are sending a message to! Simply type out your message, click the drop-down next to Translate to (language) and select the language you want to translate your message to. Note: when you translate the message, you will see the new translated message display on your screen. Press Send when you are ready!
How do I translate a message that I received?
Let’s say you received a text message from a parent, however, you are not quite sure what the message says because it was typed in a different language. No problem! Simply click on Translate from (language) and select the language you prefer.
This is a view of your received message after you translate it. Note: The message will translate to the language you preferred under the original message.
For more information on communicating with parents click here!