For Parents

Learn more about how you can positively influence your child’s education success & wellbeing. Draw on expert advice & keep up to date with the latest schooling changes.

For Schools

Access current research & strategies that will help your school better engage parents in supporting their children’s learning & development during their schooling years. 

Who We Are

The Queensland Independent Schools Parents Network is the recognised peak body for Queensland parents who choose an independent education for their children.
Parent views wanted in new UQ survey

Queensland parents are being asked to share their experiences and beliefs about parenting support and raising children in a survey being conducted by the University of Queensland. The survey is [ … ]

Watch the webinar about teens & self-control

We were all teenagers. But parenting one is much harder than being one. Parentshop founder and psychologist Michael Hawton, a leading Australian behavioural expert, coach and educator, is helping parents [ … ]

Expert shares how families can build their mental fitness

Being physically fit is an important health goal most of us aspire to. But what about “mental fitness?” How much time and energy does your family put in to having [ … ]

Laying foundations for positive parenting

As a parent, you want to do the best for your child, but how do you know what’s right?  What do you do when your child answers back? Or is being [ … ]