We recently asked parents what school-related issues concerned them the most. The overall results show that "protecting my child from bullying and cyber-bullying" topped the list, closely followed by "my child's emotional health and wellbeing". Here's what else you told us...
Issues that parents are extremely concerned about:
Parents also told us what they are extremely concerned about, differing slightly from the overall results:
- Right values 45%
- Bullying 44%
- Cyber-bullying 41%
- Quality of education 40%
- Emotional health 40%
- Skills for the workplace 35%
- Physical health and fitness 25%
- Parental engagement 19%
- Good quality sex education 12%
PTAs - why not talk with your school about taking some action to address these concerns? What about working together to bring in experts to run workshops for parents or pupils?