Getting started

In this section you will hear newly arrived parents talking about why school engagement is so important to them.

Listen to the audio excerpts:

If you want to hear more, watch this video presentation:

After hearing from the parents, what resonates for you? Why is working with newly arrived parents important for you and your school?

Share your thoughts on Twitter using the hashtag #openschooldoors or on our social discussion forum.

You might wish to start by reading through the recommendations of the Open School Doors literature review (PDF).