How to Achieve Outstanding Parental Engagement and Support – Live Training

£225.00 ex VAT


Parents play a vital role in their child’s learning and development, and it is essential that schools engage with parents and include them as much as possible with the learning that is taking place. This course provides you with practical, inspirational ideas and tips to support this aim and develop positive relationships with all parents.

Some schools achieve very high levels of parental engagement, but it’s not just down to demography, which many schools often think is the main barrier to successful parental engagement. This course will explain and demonstrate how the best schools create outstanding parental partnerships.

During this training course we will share a range of proven, successful strategies that are quick to implement and increase parental engagement, involvement and ‘buy-in’ to your school’s journey towards excellence.

In any industry, success depends on the positive relationships that we build with customers.  In education your ‘customers’ are the are parents and carers you serve. This course will also explore how to ensure your school is providing the best support for you parents and outline ways that you can improve these relationships to support your institution on its journey to success.


The course will cover the following:

  • Developing your knowledge of the importance of parental involvement
  • Exploring how you might support parents to better understand the curriculum and how to support their child’s learning
  • Helping you to identify potential barriers with parents and how to overcome those barriers
  • Suggesting ways to improve your communication skills and information provided to parents and carers
  • Supporting you to handle challenging conversations with parents and carers. Exploring how you can have productive ‘challenging conversations’ and improve relationships.
  • Looking at sustainable ideas to support and reward parents in engaging with your school.
  • Providing you with proven strategies to engage parents in supporting home learning.
  • Suggesting some simple activities that encourage children to work more closely with parents

Additional information

Course date


Course time

9:00am – 1:00pm