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Parent Participation Roadshow - "Developing a Parent Council" - London 5th...

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Resource For London

356 Holloway Road


N7 6PA

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Join Parentkind in association with Parent Councils UK when our “Parent Participation” roadshow visits London!

About this workshop

This half day workshop is designed to help schools develop an effective parent council or forum to listen and respond to parents views so you can harness the power of your parents at your school.

You will explore what is right for your school and how to build an ongoing and positive partnership with your parents. As well as be presented with a range of case studies based on best practice.

It’s time to start thinking about parents as tools for learning” - Head teacher from the 2007 Professor Alma Harris and Dr Janet Goodall University of Warwick Research Project “Do Parents Know They Matter”

Why attend?
Would you like to build a genuine partnership with parents to ensure that they feel valued and that children are supported to achieve their best?

Would you like to drive forward school improvement and be able to demonstrate to Ofsted that there is a mechanism in place to listen to parents?

Join us to hear innovative and practical ideas on:

  • improving communication

  • removing barriers to parental participation

  • finding the right structure for your school

  • maintaining momentum

  • evaluating progress and assessing impact

  • creating a mechanism to listen to parents

Who should attend?

  • Head teachers and principals

  • Deputy and assistant head teachers

  • Pastoral support teams and family liaison teams

  • Staff with responsibility for parental involvement

  • Governors

  • Local authority advisers

  • Parents interested in taking this work forward with their school

Delegate Feedback

“A great opportunity - really valuable” Headteacher Ysgol Trefonnen Primary

“Excellent insight and step by step guidance on setting up a parent council” School Governor

“I feel confident to share this information with the school. I thoroughly enjoyed the training and feel inspired and have more confidence in my knowledge” The William Allitt Secondary School


Take advantage of our limited special offer! Buy one ticket and get one Free! £120+ VAT.

Cost includes refreshments. Usual delegate rate is £120+ VAT.

Please note that cancellations within two weeks of the workshop will not be refunded.

Can’t make this date?

With every school being less than just 60 miles from one of our parent council workshops this autumn, discover the real benefits of developing an effective parent council or forum in your school.

• 16 Oct: SUNDERLAND, Marriott Hotel

• 17 Oct: LEEDS, Marriott Hotel

• 20 Nov: PLYMOUTH, Crowne Plaza Hotel

• 21 Nov: BATH, Royal Literary & Scientific Institution

• 22 Nov: LEICESTER, Marriot Hotel

• 05 Dec: LONDON, Resource for London

• 06 Dec: IPSWICH, Novotel Ipswich Centre Hotel

Established in 1956, Parentkind is a registered charity that champions parents to participate in their children’s education and school life to the full. We work in partnership with Parent Councils UK and provide training to teachers, schools, governors and local authorities to advance education by encouraging the fullest cooperation between home, school and educational bodies.

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