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Strategies for engaging with reluctant parents

Posted by Ewa Jozefkowicz on Oct 11, 2019 11:12:48 AM

We all know that a positive parent-child-teacher relationship is the key to every pupil’s development and learning. But what do you do when parents are reluctant to get involved in their child’s education? We asked education expert and consultant headteacher John Searle for his advice. Below, we share his tips on building relationships with those parents who are harder to reach.

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Topics: parents, engagement

Welcome packs for pupils and parents

Posted by Ewa Jozefkowicz on Aug 30, 2019 10:52:46 AM

With the new school year fast approaching, you may be looking at your induction plan, and particularly at welcome packs for new pupils and parents. In the post below, we look at what might be included in such packs, and offer examples from different types of schools.

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Topics: welcome packs, pupils, parents