The Gathered Together team, together with students from City of Glasgow College made a film exploring the importance of parental involvement including parents, teachers and children.


Here is some of the great practice going on in schools, supporting parents from EM communities to become involved. Just click on the pictures

Golfhill Golfhill Primary Learning Together Club

St Mungo St Mungo’s Academy Parent Group (Senior phase)

Banff_logo-srcBanff Primary- Rights Respecting School

1460232_1010628275617506_1209523162295968026_n  St Albert’s Primary Bilingual Story telling group

008 Pikeman Nursery EAL parent group

denny primary school Interview with Mr McPherson, Denny Primary school

DSC00088 Oakgrove Primary Community Assemblies

DSC00095 Falkirk Council Bilingual Pupil Support Service



Here are the experiences of parents, in their own words, of their involvement in their children’s learning and school communities. Just click on the pictures

r-SECONDARY-SCHOOL-MEMORIES-large570 Parents and students share their experiences of St Mungo’s Academy group for EAL parents

Allard_Christian_MSP Christian Allard MSP talks about his experiences on the Parent Council

Wyndford nursery Wyndford Nursery parents (from the Well-Chosen Words project)

Ahlam-Souidi Interview with Ahlam from Oakgrove parent council

Jewels of Islam Interview with Shazia and her family, Kirkcaldy


015 Interview with parents from Pikeman nursery EAL group, Glasgow

dawson Interview with parents from Falkirk Rainbow Muslim Women’s group

We’ve interviewed groups and people that we’ve been working closely with to get their views of parental involvement and what Gathered Together has done to help. Just click on the pictures

Falkirk image Interview with Diane Cherry and Megan Farr from Falkirk Council

Polish trustInterview with Violeta Ilendo, Fife Polish Education Trust

Stirling Interview with Ubaid, Gathered Together Community Champion from Stirling