At the heart of effective parent engagement is teachers and parents viewing each other as partners in a child’s education – with each party bringing unique and valuable experience and skills to the table.
Below is a list of local, national and international research on parent engagement, as well as advice on how to connect the dots between home and school.
Every family is different. Therefore, it’s important that you take away what works for you, your child and your family’s circumstances. Schools seeking to engage parents and carers must also consider strategies that will work in their unique context.