The development of supportive family - school partnerships is an important role for P&F teams.
The following resources provide P&F Teams with opportunities to assist for families to participate
in the life of the school and to encourage families to engage in their children's learning.
Who is my community? - Template for P&F teams to plan community building activities.
Strategies to Support Families to Engage in their Child’s Learning - Template to assist with P&F goal setting.
Reviewing current practice proforma - A list of questions to assist school communities begin the process of understanding where they're at with their family-school engagement goals.
Key Elements of Partnerships
School A-Z: Practical help for parents Department of Education and Communities website offers practical tips , resources and links to assist parents to support their child's learning and wellbeing.
Strenghtening Families and Communities Resource - Resource of Australian and International websites which provide strategies enabling family-school partnerships.
School Assesment Tool - This tool has been developed to align with the seven key dimensions of effective practice identified by the Family-School Partnerships Framework –A guide for schools and families (2008).
Raising Children Network - Government website with practical information to assist families with raising their child.
Promoting DPC Parent Seminars - example newsletter item
Sample P&F Newsletter
Sample Secondary School Parent Education Literacy Program