and quantitative study 2005-06
was a large Australia-wide study which
shows how children and school communities
can benefit from family-school partnerships.
It was based on 61 case studies across
all States and Territories, and was commissioned
by the Commonwealth Department of Education,
Science and Training through the Australian
Council of State School Organisations
(ACSSO) and the Australian Parents Council
(APC). Schools from the Government, Catholic
and Independent sectors participated.
report can be found on the DEST website:
here to open report