Engaging with parents is essential! - Washington

6th Dec 2017

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

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


Parental Engagement Quality Standard (PEQS) masterclass


5th December 2017 - Ramside Hall Hotel & Golf Club,  Ramside Hall, Carrville, Durham DH1 1TD

6th December 2017Holiday Inn Washington, Emerson Road, Washington, NE37 1LB


9.30 am - 1.00 pm


£195.00 per delegate (exclusive of VAT)



Masterclass 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 masterclass 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 masterclass 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 masterclass 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


Holiday Inn Washington, Emerson Road, Washington, NE37 1LB