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Parent Engagement Improves Student Achievement

Posted on Tuesday December 11, 2012

Parent engagement in learning improves student achievement, attitudes to school and wellbeing according to a new report. It says that resourcing and developing parent engagement initiatives is essential to education reform and the future of Australia.< >> Read on...

The Parent Factor in Education

Posted on Thursday May 17, 2012

A new OECD report shows that parental involvement in education is pivotal for the success of children throughout their school years and beyond. Reading to young children, valuing reading, and talking with adolescents lead to stronger student achievement.< >> Read on...

Parent Engagement Makes a Difference at All Ages

Posted on Thursday November 17, 2011

Active engagement by parents in their children’s education makes a difference at all ages. >> Read on...

Parent Engagement Must Not Stop at the Gate

Posted on Thursday June 16, 2011

Parent engagement is a key factor in the enhancement of student achievement and well-being. The role of the ‘’traditional parent volunteer’’ must be expanded to include a new category of fully engaged parents who influence both student success and the effectiveness of their entire school.< >> Read on...

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