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Engaging parents

Forming effective partnerships

Engaging parents

Forming effective partnerships

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Children whose parents are actively involved in their learning can see attainment increase by 15%. Schools judged by Ofsted to be good or outstanding are strong in discussing pupils’ assessments and targets with parents. How strong is your parental engagement policy?

Get great tips on Parental engagement: How to make a real difference on Oxford Owl - and then for systematic support, use our four-step Parental Engagement Pathway.

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Parental Engagement report

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Download the latest research on parental engagement from Oxford Owl

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Find resources to support you with parental engagement on Oxford Owl

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Resources and further support

Oxford Owl for Home

Recommend our free website to parents to help them with their children's learning at home. Includes expert advice, over 260 free eBooks and much more

Spell with Pip App

Make Spelling Fun!

Spell With Pip is a fun new spelling game for the iPad

NFER Parental Engagement Teacher Guide (PDF)

Download this free practical guide that sets out the key messages on how to engage parents from disadvantaged groups

Oxford Owl - flyer for parents (PDF)

To help you inform the parents in your school about Oxford Owl for Home, download and photocopy this leaflet

Oxford Owl - image for your website (JPEG)

To give the parents in your school a direct link to Oxford Owl for Home, download this image for your website and link to www.oxfordowl.co.uk

Starting School Presentation (PowerPoint)

Download this presentation full of ideas to help parents support their children’s reading at home - perfect for parents' evenings

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Jean Gross

Jean Gross

Focusing on the lowest achieving children; Author for parent engagement pathway.

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Gary Wilson

Gary Wilson

A leading expert on boys' achievement; Series Editor for boys achievement pathway

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Ruth Miskin

Ruth Miskin

Leading literacy expert and creator of the transforming Read Write Inc. programmes

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Ros Wilson

Ros Wilson

The creator of Big Writing and VCOP

Professional Development

NFER Parental Engagement Teacher Guide (PDF)

Download this free practical guide that sets out the key messages on how to engage parents from disadvantaged groups

Professional Development

Parental Engagement: How to make a real difference report (PDF)

Parental Engagement: How to make a real difference report (PDF)

This report describes ways of increasing parents’ engagement with their children’s learning. It begins with a summary of research showing the impact of parental engagement. The audit on pages 4-17 is a self-evaluation tool – a set of questions to get you thinking about your current practice.

Professional Development

Reaching Hard to Reach Parents (Video)

Reaching Hard to Reach Parents (Video)

Jean Gross, whose career has focused on overcoming barriers to achievement, gives top tips on how to encourage parents to support their children’s learning.

4 min 44 seconds

Handout (PDF)

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Starting School Presentation (PowerPoint)

Download this presentation full of ideas to help parents support their children’s reading at home - perfect for parents' evenings

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