Family Matters – How to build purposeful family engagement programmes to enhance young people’s outcomes

When effective family engagement is embedded into a school culture, it has a positive impact on children and young people’s outcomes. The question is are we doing enough to engage all families within our school communities.

This session aims to explore why family engagement is so important and what the current challenges are. Take-away strategies to develop a parent friendly approach to building positive home school links, through purposeful family empowerment groups, within your school community, as well as gain ideas to take parent voice through surveys.

Kelly Hannaghan

Mind Work Matters Ltd Mental Health and Wellbeing Consultant

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