Schools for parents in Haskovo region
On October 14 Sdruzhenie “Shans I zakrila” organized the first “School for parents” within the project. It involved 35 representatives of the Roma community, parents of children from “Nikola Y. Vaptzarov” Primary School in Haskovo.
The aims of the training were to raise the capacity of the parents for positive parenting, to help them acquire skills to support the education of their children and to improve their communication with the teachers and the school staff.
Through group work, case studies and interactive games the participants shared their views on parenting, discussed the qualities and behaviour of the good parents and reflected on the perspectives for a better life that education could provide to the children.
At the end of the training the parents shared that they were satisfied with their participation and would like to take part in such initiatives in the future.
Till the end of April 2020 nine more “Schools” will be organized in Haskovo and 135 parents will be involved.