Engaging with parents is essential! (Durham)

15th Jun 2017

Golden Training Ltd
Target Audience
School Leaders
Cost (non-member)
Respond By
13 June 2017

NB: This is a partner event, please contact the provider above regarding booking

Parental Engagement Quality Standard (PEQS) workshop (Durham)

The Rivergreen Centre, Durham, Durham City, County Durham, DH1 5TS


15th June 2017  or  5th December 2017  or  20th June 2018

 9.00 am - 12.30 pm

 £175.00 per delegate (exclusive of VAT)


Workshop overview:

The Parental Engagement Quality Standard (PEQS) quality-assures and benchmarks your school’s work on parental engagement. Schools are assessed using an established framework, giving you a structured process of self-evaluation.

This workshop is designed to help you self-evaluate against the framework.  The PEQS measures a school’s success within the following five key areas:

1.School ethos

2.Parental engagement with learning and development



5.Impact and benefits for students.

By attending this workshop you will be able to have a better understanding of the Parental Engagement Quality Standard and how your School work can work towards the 5 key areas.

Delegates attending this workshop will:

•work towards achieving a nationally recognised accreditation for your school.

•self-evaluate and raise the profile of your school’s practices in Parental Engagement.

•gain recognition for the work with parents/carers.

•recognise the outstanding work of your school, showing the importance of high quality delivery and demonstrating that your school is championing the work that they do with parents/carers.

•access an effective audit tool for your school to discover gaps in development planning and measure its progress against set criteria.

•demonstrate a commitment to continuous improvement.

Suitable for:

Schools – Primary, Secondary, Special Schools, Free Schools, Academies

Delegates - Deputy/Assistant/Head Teacher, Nominated Governor

Programme for the day:

8.45 am         

Registration (inclusive of tea and coffee)

9.00 am         

- Welcome and Introductions

- School inspections – A guide for parents

- Overview of the Parental Engagement Quality Standard (PEQS)

- School self-assessment against the Parental Engagement Quality Standard (PEQS)

- Best practices

- Roles and responsibilities

- Assessment process

Overview of the CDQS measures a school’s success within the following five key areas:

1. School ethos; 2. Achievement; 3 .Curriculum; 4. Parent/carer involvement and community role; and 5. Staff and governors- Action plan

12.15 am      

Review and Action Planning

12.30 pm      

Close (Safe journey home or back to work)


Tel: 0121 622 7049

Email: catherine.b@golden-training.co.uk


The Rivergreen Centre, Durham, Durham City, County Durham, DH1 5TS