publication . Thesis . 2012

The silent partners? Leading parental involvement in primary schools in areas experiencing educational inequality.

O'Reilly, Siobhan;
Open Access English
  • Published: 01 Nov 2012
  • Country: Ireland
Abstract
This research project explored and examined parental involvement in two primary school with an emphasis on ‘leading’ this involvement. Both schools were situated in designated DEIS Urban Band 1 areas in Dublin. DEIS Urban Band 1 schools are identified as areas of high levels of socioeconomic disadvantage. The project was contextualised within the current national policy which has committed to parents as partners in their child’s education and the evidence from international literature clearly linking parental involvement to positive child educational achievement and experience. The study examined the efforts at engagement from an equality and social inclusion pe...
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