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Encouraging Parental Engagement

  1. Strategy Overview
    Strategy Source
    Education Endowment Foundation

    What is this strategy about?
    In this strategy, you will learn various techniques to encourage meaningful conversations with parents.

    Why is it important to engage with parents?
    Parental engagement in primary school is closely associated with pupil success. Careful thought is needed when developing and introducing parental engagement approaches.

    Will this work with all my pupil's families?
    Engagement from disadvantaged families does tend to be lower but by making small continuous changes you will be able to improve parental engagement with most families.

    Click here to find out more about Don't Get Involved in the 'Quick' Playground Chat With Parents.
  2. Choose this strategy if you want to...
    - Encourage effective parental engagement can lead to +4 months’ progress in pupils
    - Ensure parents are equipped with more information to support their pupils

    Interested in this strategy?
    If you're not already signed up, click here to register for a free account. If you already have an account, click here to choose this strategy as a 6-week initiative. (It only takes 10 minutes to start an initiative!)
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