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

Conference on the Future of Europe – The Future of Europe is a Learning Europe

A Pledge from the Lifelong Learning Platform (LLLP) Announced in 2019, the Conference on the Future of Europe is a political…

UNESCO’s International Commission: A report on the Futures of Education

UNESCO’s International Commission is preparing a report on the Futures of Education and has released a Progress Update that provides…

Public Consultation: “Micro-credentials for lifelong learning and employability”

The European Commission has launched a public consultation on the initiative Micro-credentials for lifelong learning and employability which is open until 13 July.…

EPA Newsletter March 2021

Dear EPA members and partners, I am glad to send you this new EPA newsletter. I hope you and your…