Family Focus Consultancy

Family Focus Consultancy (FFC), established in 2015 to meet the needs of Teachers, Schools and Parents on Parental Engagement in Schools.

Teachers are able to access professional learning that is NESA Accredited 

School Administration staff are able to help strengthen their skills in interacting with parents though professional learning materials.

FFC can also arrange to work with your Parents and wider school communities to ensure meaningful and authentic interactions and engagement with your School.

We offer a Pro Bono service for Parents to support them individually to engage and interact with teachers, schools and the wider Department of Education , building a scaffold to respectful, meaningful and productive relationships which allows for the best outcomes for children.

FFC will provide you with support that aligns with both Australian Professional Standards for Teachers and the Federal Governments pillars of education

Family Focus Consultancy aims to ensure meaningful and successful relationships between Schools, Teachers, and Parents that put the child at the centre of all outcomes.

Upcoming Workshops

October 2017

Wednesday 18th Moree Leadership course View Details...

November 2017

Wednesday 1st Sydney View Details...
Wednesday 15th Tamworth View Details...
Thursday 30th Newcastle View Details...

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Latest Articles

Education Changemakers Educhange17

As teachers students and families prepare for the start of the school term tomorrow, one thing that we should all consider is the impact on education of a good relationship between home student and school, we at FFC are here to support that be your school big or small, there is something that hums w...  read more

Family Focus Consultancy on SSM postal vote

For a while now I have been considering making FFC political on the Same Sex Marriage Postal Vote. As an individual it seems clear to me that the right thing to do is support it, and as a parent who works closely with schools I feel the same way, I personally attended a conservative private school a...  read more

Is the most critical educational resource consultation?

Sometimes it seems like all the people involved in education in schools are factors of little consequence in the larger scheme of educational and financial policy. Whether you are a parent, an educator, a student, an educational executive, the educational realm you are involved in can get turned ups...  read more

NSW Parliamentary inquiry into Education of students with a disability or special needs in New South Wales

Earlier this year on behalf of my son and our family and also in conjunction with NSW P&C I wrote and supported writing two submissions into this inquiry, I was then given the privilege by P&C to represent them at the public hearings and also give verbal testimony.  I read the final re...  read more

Endorsed Provider

NSW Education Standards Authority (NESA) Accredited

Completing the Improving Parent Engagement for Enhanced Student Wellbeing workshop will contribute six (6) hours of NESA Registered PD addressing 7.3.2 and 3.7.2 from the Australian Professional Standards for Teachers towards maintaining Proficient Teacher Accreditation in NSW.

7.3.2 Establish and maintain respectful collaborative relationships with parents/ carers regarding their children’s learning and wellbeing.

3.7.2 Plan for appropriate and contextually relevant opportunities for parents/ carers to be involved in their children’s learning.