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Key Skills Series - Dealing with Parents

Learning is a process that does not solely take place in school. Parents play a pivotal role in a child’s education and development, and it’s vital that we engage with them and include them as much as possible.

  • Easily accessible
  • Supportive delivery
  • For newer employees but also more experienced line managers/mentors
1 hour
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About this course

Some schools have high levels of parental engagement, but it’s not just down to demography. So how do they do it? This course - part of our Key Skills in Educational Settings series - explores the ideas and skills you need to improve your parental relationships, to support the children you both care so much about.

  • Identify the barriers that exist between school and home
  • Explore ways to improve your communication and listening skills
  • Build positive relationships to improve pupil outcomes


  • NQTs, RQTs, and other staff who are new to educational settings
  • Teachers and TAs working with all phases of education
  • NQT mentors, line managers, senior leaders

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