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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Blog & Press

EPA news September 2019

Dear friends and members, I hope that you’ve all had a wonderful summer and are full of energy for the…

Parenting adolescents and educational programs in the digital age

EPA Vice-President Aivar Haller gave a welcome speech at a scientific conference “Parenting adolescents and educational programs in the digital…

Víctor Petuya

Welcome to our new Board Member. He is University Professor in the Department of Mechanical Engineering at the University of…

Parenting for a healthy life – Playful learning for well-being and mental health

EPA GA and conference in Kolding 3-4 May 2019 The EPA GA and conference in Kolding/Denmark started with a bus…