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82% of parents left ‘in the dark’ when it comes to their child’s schooling

oh-nothing-muchGiven the increasing (and welcome) emphasis there has been on involving and empowering parents in delivering drug education  I thought there might be an interest in a new report, Oh, Nothing Much, from Becta about engaging parents in education.

They suggest that parents are somewhat frustrated by communication about what happens in schools at the moment.

The press release says:

The survey of 1,000 children aged between seven and 14 years and 1,000 parents, reveals that 43% of parents admit they find it either difficult or very difficult to extract information from their child about their day at school.

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