Developing School Community Partnerships Starting Point …. an Evidence Base Moreland Under 16 Project Findings & Recommendations Identify a Demonstration site for Pilot Project Principal & leadership team involvement A funded response to support disengaging students Developing a School Community Partnership The National School Family Community Partnership Framework Form an Action Team Terms of Reference Develop an Action Plan Focus Groups held with students and teachers at Glenroy College Parent and Family Engagement Who was consulted? Methodology – Survey, Interviews & Focus Groups PD held with Action Team on NSCF Framework Summary of responses presented Matrix of self-assessment Jumping Hurdles….. leaping into short-term solutions trusting the process of collaboration old structures – new possibilities! Success factors….. A strong willingness to partner The School-Community Action Team Commitment towards strategic action Thank you! …..any questions?