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 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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Upcoming Events

Blog & Press

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Gaming with children’s brain, Dr. Jaan Aru

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International day against violence and bullying at school including cyberbullying

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Researchers say that young children are unlikely to spread the virus

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