Have a Question? Need Parenting Advice? Ask Michael Hawton

An escalation in reports of parent bullying of Principals and school leaders in the media recently are cause for concern. Rebecca English, Lecturer in Education, Queensland University of Technology, published an article in ‘The Conversation‘ rshowing how widespread the possibility of teacher/parent conflict can be and provides some constructive insight on ‘How to avoid toxic disputes between parents and teachers’. Read more here.

This year, we’re running the first of our national one-day professional development training programs to help Principals and school leadership teams to better manage difficult conversations, reduce stress and achieve positive outcomes with parents, students and colleagues.

Tough conversations equips you with a simple but robust process that enables effective conversation to take place. – Ruth Gravestein, Principal, Citipointe Christian College, QLD. 

Click here to find out more and be prepared for the year ahead.


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