Effective engagement gives the space and time for parents to input, ask questions, share concerns and for the school to decide the way forward.
The Department for Education has
published parent guides for parents of
primary and secondary pupils about the
new subjects – providing these to your
parents can be a helpful first step in
opening the conversation.
Once you have prepared your programme and
drafted your policy, there are different options
for engaging with parents. Stage one of an
engagement process should be information
and briefing. Stage two is a suitable method
to gather parent views