Working with parents

Advice, practical tools and guidelines to help teachers interact effectively with parents, guardians and carers

Tes Resources Team

Resources to support teachers working effectively with parents

Top tips and practical advice for ensuring that communication with parents, guardians and carers is productive

Interacting with parents presents an important opportunity for teachers to make sure that pupils' positive behaviour and progress are praised and disruptive behaviour is addressed quickly and efficiently. After all, parents and teachers are working towards the same goal: what's best for the student.

To support effective home-school communication, we’ve gathered a selection of practical tools, which will help you to deal with a range of situations.