Education Think Piece #3: Parents and caregivers

Leveraging the enthusiasm of parents and caregivers for lifewide learning


Parents and caregivers in every region of the globe enthusiastically support their children’s education, but constraints related to poverty, mobility, doubts about school value or school safety, and myriad other factors can act to limit their positive engagement on a day-today basis.

While enthusiasm for schooling fuelled the incredible increase in primary school enrolment over the past 25 years, more recent priorities highlight not just schooling, but learning.

Watch the presentation on the Parents and Caregivers Think Piece by Amy Jo Dowd, Lauren Pisani, Caroline Dusabe and Holly-Jane Howell