Parent & Caregiver Engagement

A Relationship Between Home and School that Supports and Improves Student Outcomes

Why Parent & Caregiver Engagement is Important

Studies show that student achievement and well-being improve when parents and caregivers play an active role in their children's education, and that good schools become even better schools when they are involved. 

Students are more likely to be motivated, earn higher grades, have better behaviour and social skills, and continue their education to a higher level when their parents and caregivers are actively engaged in supporting their success at school.

Parents contribute to their children's learning at many levels:

How to Bring Parent and Caregiver Knowledge to the Education System

The TDSB Parent & Community Engagement Office (PCEO)

The Parent & Community Engagement Office (PCEO) leads family engagement in many ways. The PCEO: