Parents engaging in the curriculum and their child’s learning Parents recognising their child's achievements and progress Parental engagement with aspirations and ambitions. Ideal outcomes of Parental engagement Parents “buying in” to the value of education Parents being supportive of school sanctions/policies
Positive engagement with parents has the power to make a fundamental difference to a child's education
Scenarios • In 3 groups have a look at the 3 different scenarios. • How can we turn this scenario in to a positive outcome through parental engagement?
What can departments/faculties do to further engage parents? Off timetable Dad’s Think outside of the box! Correspondence parents Outcomes Showcasing Pupils Teachers Community participation