The Family-School & Community Partnerships Bureau has been set up to support Australian schools, families and communities build sustainable, collaborative, productive relationships.

We define parental engagement as:

In the schooling context , Parental engagement is an intentional and collaborative strategy to support and leverage the knowledge, capacities and social capital of families to improve learning and well-being outcomes for all children and young people.


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