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"Learning Commnities" Project

Learning Communities is a project of school transformation. It responds to the new challenges and needs created by the shift from the industrial to the information society. In the current...
Good PracticesSpainEnglishText File

"We learn. Family network" Project

This Project is lead by Casa Asia and implemented in the Secondary School “IES Milà i Fontanals” (Barcelona). This project consists in couples of teenager volunteers to teach Catalan to...
Good PracticesSpainSpanishText FileWebpage

A Review of My Baby and Me Pilot Project 2013-2015

Clare Family Learning Project is involved and provides resources around family learning approaches. ‘A Review of My Baby and Me Pilot Project 2013-2015’ is a result of the organisation responded...
Good PracticesIrelandEnglishText File

A Study Of The Involvement Of Traveller Parents In Traveller Preschools In Ireland

This is a 2014 PHD thesis developed by Anne Boyle as part of St Patrick’s College Dublin City University. The PHD is based around the involvement of traveller parents in...
Tools and ResourcesIrelandEnglishText File

A summary of research and evidence of impact of family learning

Family learning has evolved as an intergenerational model of learning with learning outcomes for adults and children. Both generations learn from and with each other and this nurtures a culture...
Policy PapersUnited KingdomEnglishText File

ActivRandom NGO - Romanian language workshops for refugee children and women.

A team of young professionals that promote non-formal education among refugees, migrants and roma in Romania. They have different backgrounds and common passions, determined to bring together people from different...
Good PracticesRomaniaEnglishRomanianWebpage

Adult Literacy Organisers resources on family learning

ALOA is the professional representative body for Adult Literacy Organisers (ALOs), managing adult literacy and basic education services throughout the Republic of Ireland. The aims of the association include the...
Tools and ResourcesIrelandEnglishText File

Another day out of home

Free access online documentary about the problems and situations that foreign people face in Spain. The documentary shows their accommodation and integration process and it refers to the crucial role...
Tools and ResourcesSpainSpanishVideo

Art As Language, Pedagogy, And Method: Promoting Learning Engagement For Young African Refugee Migrant Students In Urban Australia

This chapter gives an account of an arts " intervention " undertaken as part of a larger research project that investigated the learning needs of recently arrived so-called " suitcase...
Methodologies and Pedagogical ApproachesAustraliaEnglishWebpage

Articles within the NALDIC EAL Journal

Accelerating learning with families' by Bhupinder Gill, an advisory teacher for minority ethnic, EAL and Gypsy Roma Traveller Children in Kent. Article about the Family Learning Activity Groups in Kent...
Methodologies and Pedagogical ApproachesEnglandEnglishText File

Assisting children among refugees and asylum seekerss. Donor - Save the Children UK

The Save the Children organization has been active in the field of asylum since 1995, running a series of projects that offer educational and social services addressing the specific needs...
ProjectsRomaniaRomanianWebpage

At Home with Family Learning

The Irish National Adult Literacy Agency is responsible for literacy programmes within Ireland. The report inquisition, however, notes that “Family learning programmes in Ireland are provided through Vocational Education Committees...
ProjectsIrelandEnglishText FileWebpage

At home with literacy: A study of family literacy practices

At home with literacy: A study of family literacy practices, is a report which was commissioned by the National Adult Literacy Agency (NALA) and carried out by the School of...
Good PracticesIrelandEnglishText File

Being & Belonging

Being & Belonging is an Art-based projects based around family learning for parent & toddler groups through art. The project involved placing four artists four artists in four parent &...
ProjectsIrelandEnglishWebpage

Bright Education Centre: Students interview

Bright Education Centre was founded in 2006 by a young adult, himself from a Somali refugee background, to support young people of Somali origin to develop their self-esteem and confidence,...
Good PracticesEnglandEnglishText FileVideo

British Council - Interlingua: Respect diversity

This is a framework project for intercultural dialogue and mutual understanding developed by the British Council in Romania in partnership with Kultur Kontakt-Austria. The participants in the project were teachers...
Tools and ResourcesRomaniaRomanianText FileWebpage

By associating parents to school, all children can succeed

The ATD Quart World association launched at the beginning of 2007, with various partners, a project called "By involving parents in school, all children can succeed", in Maurepas, a sensitive...
ProjectsFranceFrenchVideoWebpage

Campaign for Learning website

We know that learning through our lives makes us healthier, happier, longer-living and generally wealthier. And the more confident we are in our ability to learn, the more likely we...
Tools and ResourcesEnglandEnglishText FileWebpage

Clare family learning

Clare family learning project is one of the most successful organisations involved in family learning in Ireland. This link identifies a number of different articles and reflections on successful methods...
Tools and ResourcesIrelandEnglishText File

Clare Family Learning Project

Clare Family Learning is probably Ireland's most prolific organisation involved in family learning. The project was developed as a pilot project in 1994 by parents attending literacy classes who requested...
ProjectsIrelandEnglishOtherWebpage

Closing the Gap for Immigrant Students, policies, practice and performance

The Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD), an intergovernmental organisation promoting the economic and social well-being improvement of people around the world has carried out studies on the policy...
Good PracticesOECDFrenchText File

Confernece about School Parents Assciation role to promote immigrants families participation at school

The Conference Final Document includes a list of problem faced by migrant families to deeply involve at school; an action plan to improve women and migrant families at schools; and...
Tools and ResourcesSpainSpanishText FileWebpage

Connecting Family Learning and Active Citizenship

This report is based on the linking of family learning and active citizenship, which formed the basis of an EU project called FACE IT!. The findings of this project and...
Methodologies and Pedagogical ApproachesIrelandEnglishText File

Connecting research, innovation and practice to support learning for children and families around the globe

The Global Family Research Project is an independent, entrepreneurial nonprofit organization that supports all families and communities in helping children find success in and out of school. It create a...
Good PracticesUSAEnglishWebpage

Cultural and educational integration of foreign minors in Romania and facilitating their integration into an European society

The beneficiaries of the project are foreigner children between 0 and 18 years old, single mothers or other people in vulnerable situation like refugees, asylum seekers, tolerate persons, stateless and...
ProjectsRomaniaRomanianWebpage

DEIS Family Literacy Guidelines

This paper was developed by the Department of Education and Skills on DEIS (Delivering Equality of Opportunity in Schools) Family Literacy Guidelines for providers of education. The paper notes that...
Policy PapersIrelandEnglishText File

Develop and integrate our suburbs through sport

The sixth program of Mr. Borloo’s report on French suburbs concerns the development and the integration of these latter’s through sport. Because sport is essential for self-control, trust, respect of...
ProjectsFranceFrenchText File

E-learning Telekom – Romanian language courses and educational activities for refugees

Objectives of the project: - Providing a unitary study framework that gives equal opportunities to all refugees for learning the Romaian language; Increasing the quality of courses and the number...
ProjectsRomaniaRomanianWebpage

Early childhood

This document is a report submitted on April 26, 2018 by Jean Louis Borloo, former minister delegated to the City (2002-2004), entitled "Living Together, Living in Large, for a National...
ProjectsFranceFrenchText File

Educational success. Stories of experiences

This book has been written by urban politics resources center in Essonne in partnership with TessitureS network and published in 2012. It presents through stories of field experiences, the actions...
Methodologies and Pedagogical ApproachesFranceFrenchText File

Educational Support Guide

This guide was created in 2001 at the same time as the updating of the national charter of the accompaniment to the schooling in order to complete it. Conceived in...
Policy PapersFranceFrenchText File

EDUFAM project. Improving education system by training families from vulnerables social groups

EDUFAM Project is a research financed by the R&D National Plan (2014-2017) of the Spanish Government . The starting point of this project are the results of the previous project...
ProjectsSpainSpanishText FileWebpage

Effective Literacy & Numeracy Practices Database

LitBase, UNESCO’s Effective Literacy and Numeracy Practices Database, offers more than 200 comprehensive case studies on effective youth and adult literacy programmes from more than 70 countries. Many of the...
Tools and ResourcesUNESCOEnglishWebpage

Ending school failure: ten measures for a fair education

In 2017, the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development published “Ending school failure: ten measures for a fair education”. This book, which consists of an in-depth comparative analysis of national...
Good PracticesOECDFrenchText File

EU Joint Working Groups Seminars on the integration of migrants

This Joint Working Group seminar highlighted a number of key challenges faced by policymakers and practitioners for the successful integration of newly-arrived migrants into education and training. To overcome these...
Policy PapersEuropean UnionEnglishText File

Evidence of the wider benefits of family learning: A scoping review

This scoping exercise confirmed that the evidence base for the wider benefits to parents of participating in family learning is thin. Just 15 relevant publications were identified, of which five...
Policy PapersUnited KingdomEnglishText File

Family and Parenting Support

Concerns about the conditions and practices of child-rearing, and factors relating to children’s wellbeing and development, are leading to a growth of measures oriented to family support and parenting support....
Policy PapersUNICEFEnglishText File

Family and school

This document is an audio recording of a conference by Pierre PERIER on "Popular Families and School" dating from 2010. Pierre PERIER is a sociologist, professor of education sciences at...
Tools and ResourcesFranceFrenchAudio

Family and School: Program to imply families to contribute to maintain scholars into the Education System

Program executed from July to December from 2015, aimed at non-nationals families with a residence permit in Spain. The organization in charge to implement this program is the Association Rumiñahui...
ProjectsSpainSpanishWebpage

Family Learning Fesitval - Pintrest board

Pintrest boards for family learning activities including: space, science, health & wellbeing, outdoor activities, arts & crafts, digital activities, life skills, etc. Linked to the annual family learning festival held...
Tools and ResourcesEnglandEnglishWebpage

Family Learning In Action

Family Learning in Action is a follow-up to the Family Learning Resource Guide produced by the Clare Family Learning Project in 2000. All of the ideas outlined in this study/...
Good PracticesIrelandEnglishText File

Family learning in action: an overview of family learning programmes

The Irish National Adult Literacy Agency is responsible for literacy programmes within Ireland. The report inquisition, however, notes that “Family learning programmes in Ireland are provided through Vocational Education Committees...
Tools and ResourcesIrelandEnglishText File

Family Learning works: Family learning, social cohesion and community involvement

NATECLA (The National Association for Teaching English and Community Languages to Adults) explains the benefits of family learning reported by its members: Families who have attended family learning courses are...
Methodologies and Pedagogical ApproachesEnglandEnglishText File

Family Learning Works: The inquiry into family learning in England and Wales

The NIACE Inquiry into Family Learning was launched in October 2012 to gather new evidence of the impact of family learning, to develop new thinking and to influence public policy....
Policy PapersUnited KingdomEnglishText File

Family learning: a review of the research literature

A report prepared for NIACE by the National Research and Development Centre for adult literacy and numeracy. Institute of Education, University of London. June 2012. This is a rapid review...
Good PracticesTools and ResourcesEnglandEnglishText FileWebpage

Family literacy in Ireland

The Irish National Adult Literacy Agency is responsible for literacy programmes within Ireland. The report inquisition, however, notes that “Family learning programmes in Ireland are provided through Vocational Education Committees...
Tools and ResourcesIrelandEnglishText File

Family Literacy Program (FLY)

In order to address the educational challenges faced by children (especially those from deprived social backgrounds and from migrant families), the UNESCO Institute of Education (UIE) and the State Institute...
ProjectsGermanyEnglishText FileWebpage

Family Literacy: Enjoying Language Together

This set of resources was developed as part of the Family Literacy project, a cooperative project between the Landesinstitut für Lehrerbildung und Schulentwicklung and the UNESCO Institute for Lifelong Learning....
Tools and ResourcesUNESCOEnglishText File

Family, Education and Inmigrantion. A peddagogical intervention program

This publication is a doctoral thesis, wich author is the university teacher and researcher Diana Preigue Caamaño, develop in 2008 at the Faculty of Education of the University of Galicia....
Methodologies and Pedagogical ApproachesSpainSpanishText File

FamilyLearning.org.uk

Family learning classes are run in many schools in the UK. They give parents and carers the opportunity to find out how things are taught in their own child's school,...
Tools and ResourcesEnglandEnglishWebpage

Fides Center - Romanian Language for Foreingers

The Center for Foreign Language Fides is the first private school dedicated to learning foreing languages in Romania. It was created after 1989 and offers different languages courses, including learning...
Methodologies and Pedagogical ApproachesRomaniaRomanianWebpage

Free Romanian language courses for refugees and asylum seekers provided by West University Timisoara

The West University of Timisoara, the higher education institution is willing to offer Romanian language courses and European culture free of charge to refugees arriving in Romania. In the context...
Good PracticesRomaniaRomanianWebpage

From school to "educative city-state"

The French politician Jean-Louis Borloo handed out on 26th April 2018 his report about French suburbs to the government. He introduces nineteen programs, each of them covering diverse topics such...
ProjectsFranceFrenchText File

Good practices handbook in relationships between immigrant families and school

This guide is a 40 pages document edited in 2010 by the Employment and Social Affairs Department of the Basque Government. This handbook is an extract of a previous and...
Good PracticesSpainSpanishText File

Growing up through culture

This document is a report submitted on April 26, 2018 by Jean Louis Borloo, former minister delegated to the City (2002-2004), entitled "Living Together, Living in Large, for a National...
ProjectsFranceFrenchText File

Happy Talk

The “Happy Talk” project is a Family Learning initiative and approach which is utilised by schools in Cork in order to work towards improvements in language and learning, particularly in...
ProjectsIrelandEnglishText FileWebpage

Help my Kid Learn

The Help my kid learn project was developed by NALA as part of the National Strategy to Improve Literacy and Numeracy among Children and Young People 2011-2020 (Department of Education...
ProjectsIrelandEnglishWebpage

Helping Immigrant Students to Succeed at School - And Beyond

In most countries, first-generation immigrant students (students born outside the destination country whose parents were also born outside that country) perform worse than students without an immigrant background, and second-generation...
Policy PapersOECDEnglishText File

HIPPY - Home Instruction for Parents and Preschool Youngsters

Dedicated to the principles of equal educational opportunity and social inclusion, HIPPY works with communities and families worldwide who face socio-economic challenges, helping parents and carers to nurture children’s readiness...
ProjectsAustraliaEnglishWebpage

How can family learning promote educational resilience in children and young people

One of the most compelling priorities on the current national educational agenda is to close the achievement gap between those pupils who are academically successful and those who are at...
Policy PapersUnited KingdomEnglishText File

IDEAL Participation And The Themis Method - Integrating Disadvantaged Ethnicities through Adult Learning: IDEAL

IDEAL is a programme for social integration, based on the participatory pedagogical method Themis, which is characterised by its use of creative sense-activating didactic tools, a semi-structured curriculum, and a...
Methodologies and Pedagogical ApproachesNetherlandsEnglishWebpage

In our words: Kensington & Chelsea supplementary schools

Westway Trust is a social enterprise formed in 1971 and working with public, business and voluntary sectors to improve the social and economic wellbeing of communities in North Kensington, West...
Good PracticesEnglandEnglishText FileVideo

INCLUD-ED. Strategies for inclusion and social cohesion from Education in Europe (2006-2011)

This project consists on a comparative research based on the best European schools’ inclusion strategies, developed within the 6th Framework Program of the European Commission (2006-2011). INCLUDE-ED main objective “has...
ProjectsSpainEnglishText FileWebpage

Inmigrant families in Galicia. The socio-educative dimmension of integration

This document compiles the results of an investigation and an education proposal for immigrant families. The study contains two separate parts: first one collects the research results about immigrant situation...
Methodologies and Pedagogical ApproachesSpainSpanishText File

Integrated services for migrants - Intercultural and Solidatity Communities

ASSOC Baia Mare starts the enrollment for the free Romanian Language and Cultural Guidance course for migrants (refugees, persons with subsidiary protection, people with work permits, people coming to Romania...
ProjectsRomaniaRomanianWebpage

Integration Program for Refugees in Romania - General Inspectorate for Immigration

The General Inspectorate for Immigration is the relevant national authority responsible with starting and finalizing the integration program for all foreigners who receive refugees status or subsidiary protection status in...
Tools and ResourcesRomaniaRomanianText FileWebpage

INTERACT Plus - Integrated services for migrants, social and intercultural dialogue.

The project aims to support the socio-economic and cultural integration of migrants in the Romanian society through: - an integrated one-stop-shop approach to providing the information and services they need...
ProjectsRomaniaRomanianWebpage

Intercultural Notebook. Resources for interculturality and intercultural education

Open Education Resources (OER) Platform about interculturality and intercultural education. It also holds resources about the relationship between immigrant families and school, and the crucial role that education plays through...
Tools and ResourcesSpainSpanishOtherText FileVideoWebpage

Interlingua

This is a framework project for intercultural dialogue and mutual understanding, which have been developed in partnership with Kultur Kontakt-Austria. The participants in the project were teachers from six schools...
ProjectsRomaniaRomanianWebpage

Involvement of men in the education of boys

There have been many projects in England around the importance of involving fathers and other male mentors in the education of boys. While this is not strictly Family Learning, the...
Methodologies and Pedagogical ApproachesEnglandEnglishWebpage

IOM - Cultural accomodation manual for resettled/relocated refugees

The International Organization for Migration (Romanian office) has resettled/relocated refugees from different countries to Romania and has elaborated a cultural accommodation manual with information about various aspects of life in...
Tools and ResourcesRomaniaRomanianText FileWebpage

Is parenthood affected by immigration? Lessons for the implementation of support’s parenthood actions towards immigrants’ parents

The Regional Observatory of Integration and of the City (ORIV) of is a resources center on issues relating to the integration of immigrant populations, the prevention of discrimination and, the...
Tools and ResourcesFranceFrenchText File

Job Migrant Center

Job Migrant Center is the name of a project implemented by ARCA organization in Romania, offering labour counselling to migrants who want to get a job in Romania. They also...
Tools and ResourcesRomaniaRomanianSocial network

Language and Migration in Ireland

This paper looks at the linguistic landscape in Ireland in 2017, using the words of migrants to describe their experiences in a changing and multilingual context. The paper bases its...
Policy PapersIrelandEnglishText File

Language Education for Refugees and Migrants (LRM)

The HOU’s Postgraduate Program entitled as “Language Education for refugees and migrants” is designed for teachers and graduates who wish to complete or deepen their knowledge and skills of teaching...
Methodologies and Pedagogical ApproachesGreeceEnglishWebpage

Language learning, teaching and assessment and the integration of adult immigrants. The importance of needs analysis

This paper addresses the following objectives: • Stresses the importance of taking account of the language learning needs from a societal perspective; • Explains how language learning needs can be...
Methodologies and Pedagogical ApproachesBelgiumEnglishText File

Learning Families Project

The Learning Families Project targeted school children from educationally, socially or economically disadvantaged background, at risk of early school leaving because their parents are not able to support their education...
Good PracticesUnited KingdomEnglishWebpage

Learning Families: Intergenerational Approaches to Literacy Teaching and Learning

The report “Learning Families: Intergenerational Approaches to Literacy Teaching and Learning” was developed by the UNESCO Institute for Lifelong Learning (UIL). The report provides examples of effective learning at multiple...
Policy PapersUNESCOEnglishText File

Learning for living

The Learning for Living programme offers tuition to adults who are unsure of their skills and knowledge in reading, writing, spelling, mathematics, numbers and computers. The programme offers learning that...
ProjectsIrelandEnglishOtherWebpage

Learning to Fly: Family-oriented Literacy Education in Schools

This report is based on Hamburg’s award-winning Family Literacy project (FLY) (2010 winner of UNESCO King Sejong Literacy Prize). The report is developed by UIL and the Hamburg State Institute...
Policy PapersGermanyEnglishText File

Learning Together Across Generations

Family literacy and learning practices usually combine elements of pre-school or primary education with adult and community education to enhance the literacy, language and numeracy skills of both children and...
Good PracticesUNESCOEnglishWebpage

Learning Together Across Generations: Guidelines for Family Literacy and Learning Programmes

The report “Learning Together Across Generations: Guidelines for Family Literacy and Learning Programmes” was developed by UNESCO institute for lifelong learning (UIL). The report provides a breakdown and examination of...
Policy PapersUNESCOEnglishText File

Local Contract of Accompaniment to Schooling

The Local Contract of Accompaniment to Schooling (CLAS) was created in 1996 and was incorporated in the law by circular No. 2000-341 of 22 June 2000 and reinforced by the...
Policy PapersFranceFrenchText File

Local Plan for Family Learning 2011-2012 (Leganés Council, Madrid)

Local Action Plan with several courses aimed to parents. There is a families network that offers educational activities aimed at parents (including literacy acquisition and the acquisition of competencies)
Policy PapersSpainSpanishWebpage

Methodology for study admission for foreign citizens (2017-2018)

The official methodology for enrollment and study admission for foreign citizens (both children and adults) in Romania elaborated by the Ministry of Education.
Methodologies and Pedagogical ApproachesRomaniaRomanianText File

Methods of Work with Pupils-Immigrants at Russian Language Lessons in Primary School

The relevance of the study is due to the development of a new stage of prevention and the need to justify new educational goals and objectives of the pedagogical prevention...
Methodologies and Pedagogical ApproachesRussiaEnglishText FileWebpage

Migrant in Romania - magazine

The Migrant in Romania Magazine aims both to inform the general public about the phenomenon of migration and to provide useful information for migrants to encourage them in their integration...
Good PracticesRomaniaRomanianText FileWebpage

Migration’s impact on parenthood: reality or representations?

In July 2012, the Regional Observatory of Integration and the Town of Alsace published a document tackling the impact of immigration on parenthood. It is demonstrated that most of the...
Tools and ResourcesFranceFrenchText File

NALA Family Learning Activities

The involvement of the NALA in Family learning programmes in Ireland constitutes a project all of itself. As part of this, NALA provides a range of different projects and activities...
ProjectsIrelandEnglishWebpage

National Assembly report about relations between school and families

It is observed that relationships between school and parents have been complicated for a long time. However, because this relationship is key to the success of tomorrow’s school, the Committee...
Policy PapersFranceFrenchText File

Networks of listening, support and accompanying parents

The networks of listening, support and accompaniment of parents were created by the circular n ° 1999/153 of March 9, 1999. In agreement with various State services, with the National...
Good PracticesFranceFrenchText File

Online Linguistic Support (OLS) Erasmus+

The online Linguistic Support Platform, OLS (Platforma de Sprijin Lingvistic Online) offers online courses in Bulgarian, Czech, Danish, German, Estonian, Greek, English, Spanish, French, Croatian, Italian, Latvian, Lithuanian, Portuguese, Romanian,...
ProjectsRomaniaRomanianWebpage

Opening Schools to parents for successful integration

The operation « Opening Schools to parents for successful integration » (OEPRE) is conducted in partnership between the Ministry of the Interior and the Ministry of National Education. It was...
ProjectsFranceFrenchWebpage

Paiwand Afghan Association Supplementary School

Paiwand - meaning 'unity' in Dari, was founded in 2002 to support Afghan children to maintain their home language and cultural identity, to unite the Afghan refugee community and improve...
Good PracticesEnglandEnglishText FileVideo

Parental Engagement toolkit

Educational Endowment Foundation - UK Government funded programme providing research and funding on variety of projects and methodologies for improving pupil attainment. The association between parental engagement and a child’s...
Tools and ResourcesUnited KingdomEnglishText File

Parenthood: interculturality management

Put in touch volunteers and associations across France is the main role of the association Tous Bénévoles. One of its programs, AlphaB, aims to provide a support to either volunteers,...
Tools and ResourcesFranceFrenchText File

Parents’ popular universities

The popular parents' universities are a system created in 2008, which consists of groups of parents, most of them living in sensitive urban areas, who carry out research on a...
ProjectsFranceFrenchWebpage

Participation Structure Impacts on Parent Engagement in Family Literacy Programs

Intervention programs to improve the educational outcomes of young children have become increasingly popular. Studies suggest that family literacy programs involving parents can result in positive effects on children’s language...
Policy PapersUSAEnglishText File

Paul Hamlyn Foundation: Migration and integration strand

Major funder in United Kingdom that supports migration and integration. Migration is a global phenomenon, generating opportunities for social, economic and cultural enrichment. It also creates challenges for those who...
Tools and ResourcesUnited KingdomEnglishWebpage

Plan to attend immigrant students within the inclusive intercultural school framework (2016-2020). Basque Government

This is the Basque official intercultural education policy that frames the intervention with immigrant families at school in this region. The plan has six main strategic action areas, number two...
Policy PapersSpainSpanishText File

Primary schools relationships with asylumseeking families in Ireland

The presentation “Primary schools relationships with asylum seeking families in Ireland” was given by Deidre Horgan, ICD/irish refugee council as part of the world refugee day workshop on the 20th...
Tools and ResourcesIrelandEnglishText File

PROGRAM ECO-FA-SE

This Program is the result of the investigation "Design and evaluation of a Program aimed to improve the school performance of immigrant students" carried out by the Research Group Esculca...
ProjectsSpainGalicianPresentationWebpage

Program Hamaika Esku

This is the program to attend diversity for the period 2017-2020 at Basque Country. The program seeks to improve the competences of students involving all the actors implicated like their...
Policy PapersSpainSpanishText File

Program to boost immigrant families participation into education commmunity

The Program to boost immigrant families participation at the educative community is co-financed by the Asylum, Migration and Integration Fund (AMIF) and the General Immigration and Emigration Secretary (depending on...
ProjectsSpainSpanishWebpage

Project "Whithout education there is no transformation"

This is a project lead by parents Association of the public school “Reina Sofía” at the Ceuta City. The project works through dialogical methodologies, considering that the key to social...
ProjectsSpainSpanishText File

Project FACE: Family and Child Education

The Family and Child Education (FACE) program was created in 1990 by the Bureau of Indian Affairs (now the Bureau of Indian Education) within the Office of Indian Education Programs...
ProjectsUSAEnglishText FileWebpage

Project FORWARD - empowering migrant women

Project FORWARD builds on a potential strong mechanism to overcome these problems, promoting the participation of migrant women in adult education, and focuses particularly on two key tools: competence-based methodologies...
ProjectsSpainEnglishFinnishFrenchGermanItalianLithuanianPolsihSpanishText FileWebpage

Qualitative study: To be an immigrant parent in France

This document is a qualitative study entitled ""Being an immigrant parent in France: What relationship with School for foreign parents?"" carried out by the National Union of Family Associations (UNAF)...
Tools and ResourcesFranceFrenchText File

Quality matters: Think family

Guide to quality for professionals working with families and parents in multi-agency group learning settings. Links all the relevant frameworks and guidelines into a basic set of building blocks of...
Good PracticesUnited KingdomEnglishText File

Recognising, Valuing & Developing Family Learning in a Time of Change

This is the findings of a presentation as part of a report on the proceedings of a seminar in Sligo from 2009. The title of the seminar was “Early Childhood...
Methodologies and Pedagogical ApproachesIrelandEnglishText File

REDINED. Educational and Information Network

REDINED is an Open Educative Resources Platform that offers free access to bibliographic references and documents related with education research and innovation, and other resources produced in Spain. This education...
Tools and ResourcesSpainSpanishWebpage

REPERE : parents' pedagogical inclusion in François Truffaut de Gonesse

The REPERE project (2015), carried out by Mr. Thierry Jolly, trainer at the National Education, is going to nursery and secondary schools’ parents. The purpose is to encourage parents’ pedagogical...
ProjectsFranceFrenchWebpage

Respecting Diversity

The aim of the project was to increase the awareness of the importance of working with young people on diversity issues and to develop national and international projects in this...
ProjectsRomaniaRomanianText FileWebpage

Response to the Family Migration consultation

Background documents to understand some of the stresses, legislative and welfare burdens faced by families migrating to United Kingdom
Policy PapersUnited KingdomEnglishText File

Review of best practice in parental engagement: Practitioners summary

This summary covers research on parents of children aged 5-19, and includes evidence-based messages on interventions to support parental engagement in their children’s learning. Whilst some evidence refers to primary...
Good PracticesEnglandEnglishText File

Review of the best practice in parental engagement

This report presents a review of studies of interventions aimed at supporting and improving parental engagement in the education of children aged 5-19, and which also offer evidence on educational...
Policy PapersUnited KingdomEnglishText File

Romanian Language - Opportunity for Social and Cultural Integration

The project “Romanian Language - Opportunity for Social and Cultural Integration” was implemented by the Intercultural Institute Timisoara between January and June 2010, in partnership with the West University of...
Methodologies and Pedagogical ApproachesRomaniaRomanianText FileWebpage

Romanian Language for Refugees

The National Association of European Trainers from Moldova (ANTEM) is an NGO established in Chisinau, Moldova that offers Romanian Language courses to refugees and has also developed a teaching manual...
Tools and ResourcesMoldovaRomanianText FileWebpage

Romanian language workshops for women and children organized by ActivRandom

ActivRandom is a young NGO based in Romania that started its activity in 2017 by providing Romanian language classes to migrant women and children. It also offers English language classes...
Tools and ResourcesRomaniaRomanianSocial networkWebpage

Schola Project

In 2010, the European Commission fixed at 10 % the school failure threshold. It appeared that only 6 of the 27 members reached this goal. Youth are particularly touched by...
Good PracticesFranceFrenchWebpage

Schooling of sub-Saharan’s migrants’ children in Fance

In 2012, the NGO Grdr’ published a study “Schooling of sub-Saharan’s migrants’ children in France”. Through this study, three objectives were set: identity levers’ academic success of sub-Saharans’ youth, evaluate...
Good PracticesFranceFrenchText File

Section 3: Home/School partnership settings. In ‘Engaging parents and families: a toolkit for practitioners’

This toolkit has been developed to provide practitioners in all settings, including community learning and development (CLD) teams, family support staff, home/school link workers and additional support for learning staff...
Tools and ResourcesScotlandEnglishText FileWebpage

Shpresa’s supplementary school toolkit - Mayfield School, Dagenham

Albanian supplementary school engaging children and their families through the provision of Albanian language classes, maths and English study support and training for parents in English, childcare, teaching assistant, safeguarding...
Good PracticesEnglandEnglishText FileVideo

Sociolinguistic knowledge sessions

Sociolinguistic knowledge workshops related to parenting are offered to parents who have arrived from abroad and who have little or no knowledge of the host-country language. These workshops aim to:...
Methodologies and Pedagogical ApproachesFranceFrenchWebpage

SOFT Project: School and Family Together for the Integration of Immigrant Children

Immigrant and native children attending the same school will learn languages together and teachers will collaborate with immigrant and native families. 40 schools, 80 teachers and 800 children from 5...
ProjectsSpainEnglishFrenchGermanItalianSpanishText FileWebpage

Spanish language Course for immigrants families

FAPAR is the Parents' Schools Associations Federation from Aragon region. This organization designs and implements a Spanish Language course for foreign people. The course seeks to promote migrants democratic participation...
Tools and ResourcesSpainSpanishText FileWebpage

Spanish Parents' Schools Associations Confederation (CEAPA, in Sapnish acronym)

The Web site of the Spanish Parents' Schools Associations Confederation (CEAPA) holds an Open Educational Resources Platform offering free access to educational resources to support families' training. Resources about social...
Tools and ResourcesSpainSpanishWebpage

Speak Romanian: Romanian language - opportunity for social and cultural integration

The "Speak Romanian" website was created by the Intercultural Institute Timisoara in partnership with General Inspectorate for Immigration as part of a EU funded project in 2010 through the Asylum...
Tools and ResourcesRomaniaRomanianAudioText FileWebpage

Study on the integration of migrants into Romanian society

This study, done by two Romanian NGOs using quantitative and qualitative methodologies, focuses on researching the gaps that migrants face in the process of integrating into the Romanian society. One...
Policy PapersRomaniaRomanianText File

Supporting children learning English as an additional language: Guidance for practitioners in the Early Years Foundation Stage

There are increasing numbers of children entering Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS) settings for whom English is not the dominant language in the home. Many practitioners in settings across the...
Tools and ResourcesEnglandEnglishText File

T-learning to Improve Professional Skills for intercultural dialogue

TIPS “T-learning to Improve Professional Skills for intercultural dialogue” (TIPS) was a two-year (2007-2009) European project within the Leonardo da Vinci framework program (Lifelong Learning Program). The TIPS multi-actor partnership...
Good PracticesItalyEnglishFrenchWebpage

Taking Care of Family Literacy Work

Taking Care of Family Literacy Work is a report prepared for NALA by ACTRaD consultants. The report refers to itself as “An enquiry with parents about their experience of nurturing...
Tools and ResourcesIrelandEnglishText File

The Barcelona Municipal Action Plan (2008 - 2011). Barcelona’s City Educational Project (PEC-B)

The City Education Project of Barcelona is the principal instrument of local educational governance. managed in partnership between the Council’s Municipal Institute of Education, Youth Council, Occupational and Professional Training...
Policy PapersSpainEnglishSpanishText File

The barometer for migrant integration (Romania)

The barometer for migrant integration is the only independent research paper focusing on issues related to refugees and migrants integration into Romanian society, focusing also on access to Romanian language...
Policy PapersRomaniaRomanianText File

The effects of family education on school success

The 63rd watch and analysis dossier of the French Institute for Education (Ife) entitled “The effects of family learning on school success” was published in June 2011 and was written...
Tools and ResourcesFranceFrenchText File

The Family Learning Project at the USS Constitution Museum

A 2004 National Leadership Grant from the Institute of Museum and Library Services made the Family Learning Project at the USS Constitution Museum a reality. The Museum gathered a steering...
ProjectsUSAEnglishWebpage

The Family Project

Perhaps of less explicit use to the MiFamily project, but an interesting paralell area nonetheless, "THE FAMILY PROJECT" was a television series developed by Irish media production company Animo tv...
ProjectsIrelandEnglishText File

The Importance of Family Learning in Progressing Lifelong Learning

This is the findings of a presentation as part of a report on the proceedings of a seminar in Sligo from 2009. The title of the seminar was “Early Childhood...
Methodologies and Pedagogical ApproachesIrelandEnglishText File

The Involvement and learning of families: the key for educational success

This document is an edition of the Review entitled “Comunidades de aprendizaje: escuela” ("Learning Communities. The School"), this review's number is dedicated to the issue “Involvement and learning of families:...
Tools and ResourcesSpainSpanishText File

The Parents’ briefcase

The parents' briefcase is a device that has been tested regionally since 2010. Following the law of orientation and programming for the refoundation of the School of 8 July 2013...
Good PracticesFranceFrenchWebpage

The relationship Family-School

This document compiles “II Pedagogical Conversations” organzied by LLeida University (Catalonia), celebrated in April 2006. The title of these Conversations was: "The Family and School relationship: a pending question?". This...
Methodologies and Pedagogical ApproachesSpainSpanishText File

The Romanian language - an opportunity for social & cultural integration. (Limba română - oportunitate pentru integrare socială şi culturală)

The project was implemented by the Timisoara Intercultural Institute between January and June 2010, in partnership with the West University of Timisoara, the Romanian-Arab Cultural Center in Timisoara and the...
ProjectsRomaniaRomanianWebpage

Together for Children: Toolkit for reaching priority and excluded families

This toolkit identifies which families are more likely to be excluded from services and provides tools to help organisations identify the barriers facing certain groups within the community, and to...
Tools and ResourcesEnglandEnglishText FileWebpage

Topics Sheets

The French state through the Ministry of Family, concerned about the involvement of parents in the schooling of their children, developed in 2006 14 topic sheets. Shaped by an interdepartmental...
Methodologies and Pedagogical ApproachesFranceFrenchText File

Trans-city project

Created in 2013 at the initiative of IRIV and ASSFAM, the trans-city project, aims to provide women and young people from sensitive neighbourhoods with tools and methods to raise awareness...
ProjectsFranceFrenchWebpage

Understanding the Challenges of Immigration for Education

This report was developed by the Irish government. The report aims to help aid understanding of the nature and extent of key educational challenges presented by immigration. More specifically, it...
Policy PapersIrelandEnglishText File

Vintage Project

Vintage is a European lifelong project created in 2014 by the Swiss foundation ECAP. Six countries are associated: France, Germany, Greece, Italy, Norway and Switzerland. The Vintage purpose is to...
Good PracticesSwitzerlandFrenchWebpage

Welcome and support newly arrived immigrants

The resources center of the Town’s Policy in Essonne (1), an association which purposes are: information, training, qualification, capitalization and, animation of networks for association’ stakeholders, institutional and professionals in...
Tools and ResourcesFranceFrenchText File

What parents say about Hua Hsia Chinese School

Founded in 2011 by four mothers who decided to set up their own supplementary school, HuaHsia offers classes in Mandarin language and a range of cultural activities including dancing, cooking,...
Good PracticesEnglandEnglishText FileVideo

Working together: approaches to family literacy

In this document developed by NALA, a variety of information is given to numerous elements of family learning. The report provides a national and international context to family learning, identifying...
ProjectsIrelandEnglishText File

Working with bilingual parents: Family Learning Edinburgh

Short blog post on a collaborative partnership between Edinburgh Family Learning and the National Museum of Scotland. By involving families with the wide variety of the museum’s collections we are...
Methodologies and Pedagogical ApproachesScotlandEnglishVideoWebpage