About Us

EPA gathers the parents associations in Europe which together represent more than 150 million parents.

EPA works in partnership both to represent and give to parents a powerful voice in the development of education policies and decisions at European level.

In the field of education, EPA aims to promote the active participation of parents and the recognition of their central place as the primary responsible of the education of their children.

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What Do We Do?

EPA supports the participation and collaboration of parents in many educational respects by:

Gathering and disseminating information by means of EPA publications including, newsletters, seminar reports, EPA website, discussion forums.

Highlighting innovation in educational partnership and spreading information about interesting and innovative educational practices.

Promoting parents’ ongoing support and training.

Supporting research in all fields relating to the participation of he parents in the educational environment.

Collaboration with various partners in the broad field of education.

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Blog & Press

Reimagining our futures together: A new social contract for education

Let’s reflect on education as we look to 2050: What should we continue doing? What should we abandon? What needs…

Creative Parents Newsletter

EPA is one of seven partners working on the Creative Thinking for Parents Erasmus+ project. The Lead Partner, FAPEL from…

Communication from the Secretariat of the Conference of INGOs

On 28 October, the Secretariat of the Conference of INGOs released a communication from the Migration Committee on ‘Migration and…

Newsletter October 2021

Dear EPA Members and Partners, We are now publishing our Newsletter in a new format, and the October 2021 Newsletter…