Parenting education Parenting education

General parenting education issues, plus content on engaging fathers in programmes delivering education and support to parents to help them in their role.

External research » Parenting education
6 September 2001
The role of fathers has been much debated in research and press. Fathers have been shown to be as responsive to their children’s needs as mothers, and in families where fathers can offer kindness, care and warmth children do better at school, have stronger social skills and exhibit less criminality.