Do your diligence in getting to know them. Provide opportunities to have authentic conversations. Provide feedback to reassure families they’ve been listened to. A Family Engagement Officer could assist here.


Children with a disability

Through the lens of a parent with a child with a disability.

Parent and Community Liaison Officer

Cranbourne West Primary School Parent & Community Liaison Officer describes her role at the school.

Community Conversations

From the 2017 Community Conversation sessions another key theme was

families are keen for schools to provide opportunity or invitation for families to engage. They said “schools have to keep asking and providing a range of opportunities – don’t give up”.

Also families think it’s important that schools know their students well to get the maximum benefits from students.


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