List of illustrations Foreword Acknowledgements 1. Introduction: what is a family? 2. The family unit 3. One parent families, schools and raising achievement 4. Engaging with parents 5. Values-based education 6. How the family values scheme works: key principles 7. How the fvs operates 8. Establishing the fvs: the coed eva story 9. Case studies 10. The head teacher's perspective 11. Log files 12. Courage 13. Even more evaluation 14. Conclusion References Index
Gill Ellis is the head teacher of a large primary school in South Wales. Nicola S. Morgan is a qualified teacher and behaviour management consultant. Ken Reid (OBE) is presently the adviser to the Welsh government on behaviour and attendance. He was formerly Deputy Vice Chancellor and Research Professor at Swansea Metropolitan University. He is also the national president of SEBDA.