Investing in Parents



  • All ages (4-18)

This is a massive parent education resource that teaches the parenting skills associated with the five outcomes of Every Child Matters: Be healthy, Stay safe, Enjoy and achieve, Make a positive contribution, and Achieve economic well-being. It aims to increase parents' involvement in their children's education.

It will also help parents to understand what are realistic expectations and show them how to give the right kind of encouragement. Divided into 10 modules:
• Parenting today - what you need to know and do
• Mistakes that 'good' parents make
• Be emotionally resilient
• Develop positive relationships
• Communication and your children
• Be involved with your children's education - tutoring, homework, show an interest
• Provide children with responsibility
• Provide activities that accommodate the children's activities
• Motivate your children
• Develop your children's positive mindset for achievement.

497 pages

"Extremely useful, logical... I feel the Investing in Parents framework is essential."
Lynda Townsend, Headteacher, Rowley Hall Primary

If you are in the UK, and the title you have ordered is in stock, your order should usually arrive within 5 working days. Please allow up to two weeks for deliveries outside the UK. If you have not received your order within these time frames, please contact us. Please note that some resources are available to pre-order prior to publication; they will not be delivered until they are published.

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Postage and packaging prices:

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The following charges will apply for all orders:

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P&P to UK
Under £15
Between £15-£50
Between £50-£100
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Currently customers outside the UK can only pay by proforma invoice.