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Advice on engaging fathers in children’s education in schools and family learning programmes, and looking at how fatherhood is represented in schools.

Practice » Schools
9 June 2010
Every Dad Matters posters (series 2) – Dads in Schools and Learning This set of 5 posters promote the positive impact of father involvement on outcomes for children in schools and learning. 
Practice » Schools
30 March 2010
Children’s books that celebrate the father/child bond Dad-friendly parenting books Especially designed to help you to meet government policy on engaging with dads and encourage dads to become more involved. 
Policy » Schools
1 March 2010
Engaging successfully with fathers requires an interdisciplinary approach; an openness to developing father-inclusiveness across services; oversight by well-trained staff who understand both the importance of father engagement and the sensitivities of bringing men into female dominated services; adequate funding; and an emphasis on evaluation and dissemination of good practice. 
Practice » Schools
26 February 2010
This is one of a series of guide to help agencies develop father-inclusive services, produced by the Department for Children, Schools and Families’ Parenting Implementation Project (PIP), which ran from early 2008 until June 2009. 
Practice » Schools
26 February 2010
This is one of a series of guides to help agencies develop father-inclusive services, produced by the Department for Children, Schools and Families’ Parenting Implementation Project (PIP), which ran from early 2008 until June 2009. 
Practice » Schools
12 January 2010
This superb evaluation of a high-quality, innovative fathers’ support programme in Turkey, written in an accessible style and with carefully selected detail, is offered by the international Population Council not as a model for replication (although it is packed with good and transferable ideas) but as an example for learning.